Fire authorities have called in extra resources from the eastern states, as they urge people to be aware of a heightened risk of bushfires on Christmas Day in Western Australia.
Temperatures are set to soar on Christmas Day
An air tanker has been sent from NSW Rural Fire Service in case of fire
People are urged to ensure they are bushfire ready
Department of Fire and Emergency Services South-West Superintendent Andy Wright said the risk of bushfire was higher than usual for this time of year.
“Given the incoming temperatures forecast for Christmas and Boxing Day, we are taking extra precautions,” he said.
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