Weather

Fire Weather Warning

17 November 2019 14:54 WST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning

for Gascoyne, Interior, East Pilbara Coast, West Pilbara Coast, East Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland, Goldfields, Eucla and Inland Central West - North fire weather districts

Issued at 02:54 PM WST on Sunday 17 November 2019

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry. Fresh and gusty easterly winds over the inland Pilbara and north Interior, tending northwesterly through the eastern Goldfields and Eucla. Fresh sea breezes moving through the Central West, Gascoyne and Pilbara coasts and adjacent inland parts during the afternoon.

For Monday 18 November:
Extreme Fire Danger for the following areas:
East Pilbara Coast and West Pilbara Coast
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
Gascoyne, Interior, East Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland, Goldfields, Eucla and Inland Central West - North

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises you to:
Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.dfes.wa.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.dfes.wa.gov.au.
The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Monday.