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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Goldfields and Eucla fire weather districts.

Issued at 3:45 am WST on Saturday 27 August 2016.

Weather Situation
Strong and gusty north to northwesterly winds and dry air are expected ahead of
a cold front today.

For the rest of Saturday 27 August:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Goldfields and Eucla

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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