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Source: Weather Warnings – Australia

IDW30000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 2:32 am WST on Monday 18 November 2019.

Weather Situation

Very hot and dry. Fresh and gusty easterly winds over the inland Pilbara and north Interior, tending north to northwesterly through the eastern Goldfields and Eucla. Fresh sea breezes moving through the Central West, Gascoyne and Pilbara coasts and adjacent inland parts during the afternoon.

For the rest of Monday 18 November:

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

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Gascoyne, Interior, West Pilbara Coast, East Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland, Goldfields, Eucla and Inland Central West – North

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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