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Flood Watch for the Pilbara District Rivers

SES Flood Watch Pilbara

Flood Watch Number: 7 Widespread heavy rain associated with Severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica is now causing significant flooding in some catchments within the Pilbara Coast Rivers catchments. Specific Flood Warnings are current for the Pilbara Coastal Rivers and the De Grey catchments. Heavy rainfall is expected for the remainder of Monday into Tuesday in areas bounded by Cape Preston to ...

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Exmouth Weather – Coastal Storm Weather Warning

Storm Force Wind Warning for Pilbara Coast East. Gale Warning for Pilbara Coast West and Ningaloo Coast Tropical System Location At 2:00 am WST Tropical Cyclone Veronica was located about 50 nautical miles west of Port Hedland and 55 nautical miles east northeast of Karratha. Centre located near 20.3S 117.7E. Recent movement has been towards the east at 0 knots. ...

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SES WOW Day – 22 May 2019

State Emergency Service volunteers make a difference to the lives of Western Australians every day, spending thousands of hours responding to those in need. Wear Orange Wednesday is just a week away – this national event encourages all Australians to don a splash of orange in support of our outstanding SES volunteers. #thankyouSES If you would like to make a difference in ...

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BUSHFIRE – Fire between Exmouth and Coral Bay 8/3/18

UPDATED 11am 8/3/18: An out-of-control fire between Exmouth and Coral Bay has destroyed about 22,000 hectares. Firefighters have been actively fighting the blaze west of Exmouth Gulf since it was reported about 3.30pm on Tuesday. Fifteen bushfire brigades are involved in today’s firefighting efforts. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services issued a bushfire advice at 10.11am today, saying the ...

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Everyone needs a Home Emergency Plan

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Cyclone Season is here

Important Information As we are in Cyclone season, the Healand SES Unit advises the community to monitor weather conditions for potential cyclone formation within the region.This is a timely reminder to ensure that your pre-cyclone clean-ups and plans have been completed and if not would be a good opportunity to complete them.For further information in preparedness for adverse weather please feel free ...

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Be CycloneSafe before a Storm hits

Cyclone Safe. The Western Australia State Emergency Service (WASES) is the control agency for storms in Exmouth, which means that we are responsible for planning for storms and for managing storm response if they do occur. Storms can happen anywhere, at any time of year and are often accompanied by strong winds, large hailstones and lightning. Storms cost Exmouth average of $28 ...

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DFES NEWS – RURAL BUSHFIRE DIVISION IS CHANGING

THE WAY WE APPROACH BUSHFIRES IS CHANGING In response to recommendations from the January 2016 Waroona Bushfire Special Inquiry and community feedback, a new Rural Fire Division has been established to increase the focus on bushfire management and volunteer relations. The Rural Fire Division will decentralise and improve rural fire management through an unprecedented increase in mitigation investment, strengthening the ...

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Everyone needs a Home Emergency Plan Copy

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QuakeSafe

The Western Australia State Emergency Service (WASES) is the control agency for earthquakes in Exmouth, which means that we are responsible for planning for earthquakes and for managing responses if an earthquake does occur. An earthquake is the shaking and vibration at the surface of the Earth caused by underground movement along a fault plane, or by volcanic activity. Unlike other ...

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