Weather

Fire Weather Warning

17 October 2018 15:40 WST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Interior, East Pilbara Inland, Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields and Eucla
fire weather districts.

Issued at 3:40 pm WST on Wednesday 17 October 2018.

Weather Situation
A deep surface trough will move eastwards across the State on Thursday
resulting in hot to very hot temperatures and fresh to strong north to
northwesterly winds over the Interior and adjacent districts.

For Thursday 18 October:

Catastrophic Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Goldfields, Eucla and South Interior

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
East Pilbara Inland and North Interior

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Gascoyne Inland

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 Thursday.