Fire Weather Warning

IDW30100

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 3:59 am WST on Sunday 28 November 2021.

Weather Situation

Very hot and dry conditions are forecast for northern and western parts of Western Australia on Sunday. Fresh and gusty northeast to southeasterly winds will affect the Pilbara and Gascoyne districts during Sunday morning before afternoon sea breezes. Moderate to fresh north to northwest winds are expected through central parts of the South West Land Division ahead of a fresh and gusty southwesterly change that will move inland from the west coast Sunday afternoon.

For the rest of Sunday 28 November:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
East Pilbara Coast and West Pilbara Coast

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

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.

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