Fire Weather Warning

IDW30000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Gascoyne fire weather district

Issued at 4:02 am WST on Thursday 8 December 2016.

Weather Situation

Hot and dry conditions through the Gascoyne today with fresh and gusty easterly winds this morning. Fresh coastal sea breezes this afternoon.

For the rest of Thursday 8 December:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Gascoyne Coast

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.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.