Source: Bureau of Meteorology

for the Central West, Gascoyne, Lower West (including Perth), Leeuwin and Ninghan fire weather districts

Issued at 2:56 pm WST on Tuesday 18 January 2022.
Weather Situation

Very hot conditions will continue on Wednesday over western parts of the state and will combine with fresh and gusty northeasterly winds during the morning over the Gascoyne and western parts of the South West Land Division.

For Wednesday 19 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:
Gascoyne, Inland Central West, Lower West (including Perth), Coastal Central West - South, Leeuwin 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, and
Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

For information on preparing for bushfires go to

Fire Danger Ratings and Bans