Fire Weather Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Ashburton Coast and Mortlock fire weather districts

Issued at 3:21 pm WST on Wednesday 6 December 2023.

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, and
  • Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For Thursday 7 December:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Ashburton Coast and Mortlock

Weather Situation

Hot, with moderate southeast to southwest winds. Winds increasing into the afternoon with thunderstorms developing about the inland.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Thursday.

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