Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning
Fire Weather Warning
for the Great Southern, Lower West Inland, Stirling Inland and Avon fire
Issued at 3:32 am WST on Sunday 15 January 2017.
Hot conditions with fresh and gusty northwesterly winds over the inland South
West Land Division during Sunday.
For the rest of Sunday 15 January:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Great Southern, Lower West Inland, Stirling Inland and Avon
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.
Heatwave conditions have scorched southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.