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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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

Issued at 3:54 am WST on Sunday 14 October 2018.

Weather Situation
Fresh to strong westerly winds through the Goldfields and Interior today as a
cold front moves rapidly across southern parts of the State

For the rest of Sunday 14 October:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
South Interior

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

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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