Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Central West, Lower West (including Perth), Gascoyne Coast, Nelson, Upper Great Southern and Ninghan fire weather districts
Issued at 4:05 pm WST on Wednesday 19 January 2022.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions over the Gascoyne and South West Land Division. Moderate E to N'ly winds, fresh in the Gascoyne in the morning. Wind tending E to SE in the afternoon with moderate to fresh afternoon coastal sea breezes.

For Thursday 20 January:
Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Coastal Central West - North

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Inland Central West, Lower West (including Perth), Gascoyne Coast, Coastal Central West - South, Nelson, 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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