Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Central West, Gascoyne, Lower West (including Perth), Nelson, Roe, Ninghan and Jilbadgie fire weather districts.

Issued at 3:41 pm WST on Thursday 20 January 2022.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions from the Gascoyne down the west coast to the South West Land Division. Moderate E to NE'ly winds, locally fresh in the Gascoyne this morning. Wind tending E to SE'ly this afternoon with moderate to fresh afternoon coastal sea breezes.

For Friday 21 January:

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

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

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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