Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the North West Pastoral and West Coast forecast districts
Issued at 4:09 pm CDT on Tuesday 15 March 2022.

Weather Situation
Fresh to strong, hot and dry north to northwesterly winds are forecast to develop over much of the North West Pastoral district and central parts of the West Coast district on Wednesday, resulting in Severe Fire danger. A gusty southwesterly change will then extend eastwards in the afternoon and evening.

For Wednesday 16 March:
Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral and 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

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