Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning

for Gascoyne Coast and Coastal Central West - North fire weather districts

Issued at 02:49 PM WST on Thursday 23 January 2020

Weather Situation
Very hot conditions with a fresh and gusty sea breezes Friday afternoon.

For Friday 24 January:
Extreme Fire Danger for the following areas:
Gascoyne Coast
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
Coastal Central West - North

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.
The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Friday.
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