Severe fire danger: Serpentine National Park to close this weekend

The Serpentine National Park will be closed this weekend due to a severe fire danger forecast.

The Parks and Wildlife Service at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions will close the park from Saturday, December 14, until Monday, December 16.

Locals and people travelling through the region are advised to avoid the area, follow any directions by DBCA staff and observe signage.

Those already in the area should leave for a safer place.

To find out what more information on the Fire Danger Rating, go to dfes.wa.gov.au

You can also check the Fire Danger Rating of your area by visiting bom.gov.au, emergencywa.gov.au or by calling 1300 659 213.