WA Warning Fire Weather Warning for West Pilbara Coast and South Interior fire weather districts


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 3:20 pm WST on Tuesday 11 December 2018.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the Pilbara towards the North Interior. Hot conditions through the Interior will combine with a moderate to fresh southerly surge in the afternoon. Hot conditions combining with a fresh and gusty afternoon sea breeze about the west Pilbara Coast will result in elevated fire danger indices.

For Wednesday 12 December:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
West Pilbara Coast 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.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Wednesday.