Source: Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 4:07 pm CDT on Tuesday 17 March 2020.

Weather Situation
Hot and dry with northeast to northwesterly winds increasing to 30-45 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Winds turning southwest to southerly
25-35 km/h in the far west late in the day. Thunderstorms possible in the far west.

For Wednesday 18 March:

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

The Country Fire Service 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

Fire Danger Ratings and Bans