Weather

Fire Weather Warning

12 December 2018 02:48 WST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Pilbara Coast and South Interior fire weather districts.

Issued at 2:48 am WST on Wednesday 12 December 2018.

Weather Situation
A trough extends from the Pilbara towards the North Interior. Hot conditions
through the Interior will combine with a moderate to fresh southerly surge in
the afternoon. Hot conditions combining with a fresh and gusty afternoon sea
breeze about the west Pilbara Coast will result in elevated fire danger indices.

For the rest of Wednesday 12 December:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
West Pilbara Coast and South Interior

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.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.