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

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 3:46 am WST on Sunday 18 November 2018.

Weather Situation

Hot with fresh west to northwesterly winds through the eastern Gascoyne, eastern Goldfields, Eucla and the southwest Interior. Hot with fresh west to southwest winds in the western Pilbara.

For the rest of Sunday 18 November:

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

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

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.