Weather

Fire Weather Warning

16 May 2018 02:54 WST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 2:54 am WST on Wednesday 16 May 2018.

Weather Situation
Hot and dry with fresh to strong and gusty easterly winds across the Pilbara.

For the rest of Wednesday 16 May:

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

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.