Fire Weather Warning

IDW30000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 10:04 am WST on Friday 12 February 2016.

Weather Situation

Very hot and dry near the Pilbara coast, with fresh and gusty E/SE winds this morning.

For the rest of Friday 12 February:

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.