Fire Weather Warning

IDW30000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Pilbara Coast, East Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland, Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields and South Interior fire weather districts

Issued at 3:33 pm WST on Thursday 30 October 2014.

Weather Situation

Hot, dry conditions and fresh southwest to northwest winds.

For the rest of Thursday 30 October:

Severe Fire Danger in the following fire weather districts:
Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields and South Interior

For Friday 31 October:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
South Interior

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

If you are in a SEVERE or EXTREME Fire Danger area:

  • The Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) advises if a fire starts and takes hold it will be unpredictable, move very fast and be difficult for firefighters to bring under control.

For further bushfire advice and information on total fire bans go to: www.dfes.wa.gov.au

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