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Fire Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning

for West Kimberley Coast, East Pilbara Coast, West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland and Gascoyne Inland fire weather districts

Issued at 08:10 AM WST on Sunday 24 October 2021

Weather Situation
Hot and dry conditions with fresh and gusty east to southeast winds in the morning and moderate to fresh northwesterly sea breezes in the afternoon. Fresh and gusty northwesterly winds in western parts of the inland Pilbara.

For the rest of Sunday 24 October:
Extreme Fire Danger for the following areas:
Ashburton Inland
Severe Fire Danger for the following areas:
West Kimberley Coast, East Pilbara Coast, West Pilbara Coast and Gascoyne Inland

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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