Weather Warnings - Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning

for Eucla and South Interior fire weather districts

Issued at 04:42 AM WST on Monday 16 March 2020

Weather Situation
Hot conditions through the South Interior and eastern Eucla with fresh and gusty north to northwest winds tending northwesterly during the day. A fresh and gusty south to southwesterly change will move through the Eucla in the afternoon.

For Monday 16 March:
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
Eucla and South 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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