Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning

for Gascoyne, Inland Central West, Ashburton Inland, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Coastal Central West - North, Lower West Inland, Roe, Mortlock and Jilbadgie fire weather districts

Issued at 02:53 PM WST on Sunday 26 January 2020

Weather Situation
Very hot through inland parts. Fresh sea breezes developing on the coast in the morning then freshening and extending inland in the afternoon.

For Monday 27 January:
Extreme Fire Danger for the following areas:
Gascoyne Coast and Inland Central West - North
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
Ashburton Inland, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Gascoyne Inland, Coastal Central West - North, Inland Central West - South, Lower West Inland, Roe, Mortlock and Jilbadgie

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, and
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to
The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Monday.
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