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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the North Kimberley Coast and West Kimberley Coast fire weather districts.

Issued at 4:51 pm WST on Wednesday 13 August 2014.

Weather Situation
A strong high pressure system lies south of the Bight and is producing fresh,
dry and gusty winds over the Kimberley.

For the rest of Wednesday 13 August:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
North Kimberley Coast and West Kimberley Coast

The Fire Weather Warning for the Kimberley Inland forecast district has been
cancelled.

If you are in a SEVERE or EXTREME Fire Danger area:
- The Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) advises if a fire starts
and takes hold it will be unpredictable, move very fast and be difficult for
firefighters to bring under control.
For further bushfire advice and information on total fire bans 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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