Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning
Fire Weather Warning
for the Gascoyne, Coastal Central West - North and Lower West Inland fire
Issued at 7:37 am WST on Saturday 6 February 2016.
Very hot conditions through western parts of the State with fresh and gusty
afternoon sea breezes.
For the rest of Saturday 6 February:
Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Gascoyne Inland, Coastal Central West - North and Lower West Inland
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.
A stubborn high pressure system currently squatting over the Great Australian Bight is the main culprit for rising temperatures across country SA.
The weather bureau is warning residents in north Queensland to prepare for heavy downpours, flash flooding and thunderstorms.