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Source: Australia Bureau of Meteorology

IDW30100

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 3:58 pm WST on Wednesday 6 November 2019.

Weather Situation

Very hot and dry conditions over the north of the state on Thursday with fresh and gusty easterly winds during the morning over inland parts of the Kimberley and Pilbara and fresh and gusty sea breezes about the coasts during the afternoon.

For Thursday 7 November:

Catastrophic Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Gascoyne Coast

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Kimberley Inland, East Pilbara Coast, West Pilbara Coast, East Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland and Coastal 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.

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

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