Fire Weather Warning

IDW30000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Gascoyne, West Pilbara Coast, East Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland, North Interior, Coastal Central West - North and Inland Central West - North fire weather districts

Issued at 3:21 am WST on Monday 8 February 2016.

Weather Situation

Very hot over a large part of the state, with moderate to fresh northeast to southeasterly winds, and a fresh afternoon sea breeze along the west coast.

For the rest of Monday 8 February:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Gascoyne Coast and Coastal Central West - North

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

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.