Source: Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 3:16 pm WST on Saturday 25 December 2021.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions will continue in the north and west of Western Australia on Sunday. Fresh and gusty southeast to northeast winds are forecast across the inland Gascoyne, Central West, Central Wheat Belt, southeast Pilbara and the Great Southern during Sunday morning and into the early afternoon.
Fresh and gusty afternoon sea breezes are forecast for the Pilbara.

For Sunday 26 December:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Coastal Central West and Inland Central West - North

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Lower West (including Perth), West Pilbara Coast, East Pilbara Inland, Gascoyne Inland, Inland Central West - South, Upper Great Southern and Ninghan

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.emergency.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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