Source: Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 3:58 pm WST on Sunday 15 December 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions with moderate to fresh and gusty northwesterly winds through inland parts of the Gascoyne and adjacent Ashburton Inland, north to northeasterly winds through the Eucla, and freshening westerlies during the afternoon and evening through the Lower West, southern Central West and western parts of the Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt. A fresh and gusty southeasterly change will also move through southern parts of the South West Land Division during the afternoon and evening.

For Monday 16 December:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Gascoyne Inland and Eucla

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Ashburton Inland, Inland Central West - South, Lower West Inland, Roe, Mortlock, Ninghan and Avon

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.


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