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Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning for Kimberley and Pilbara

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Kimberley Coast fire weather district.

Issued at 2:49 am WST on Friday 22 September 2017.

Weather Situation
Hot with fresh and gusty west to northwesterly winds.

For the rest of Friday 22 September:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
West Kimberley Coast

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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