EmergencyWA Alerts & Warnings

Hazmat General Warning for KALOORUP in the CITY OF BUSSELTON

Category: Hazmat Alert Summary: Structure Fire in KALOORUP in the CITY OF BUSSELTON Content:

This is an official notice from the Department of Fire and Emergency Services. It is essential that the words are not changed.


This is a new alert


The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES).

Time of issue: 08:16 PM
Date of issue: 01 June 2019

Structure Fire in KALOORUP in the CITY OF BUSSELTON.

There is a Structure Fire on GALE RD near the intersection of NORTH JINDONG ROAD in the CITY OF BUSSELTON

There is a mobile property with a tyre stockpile fire, with potentially dangerous smoke blowing in a northerly direction.

People to the north of Gale Road may be impacted by smoke/fumes.

WHAT TO DO:

  • As a precautionary measure, people in the area should remain inside, out of the smoke or fumes, with doors and windows closed. Air conditioners should also be switched off.
  • People should stay away from the area. If you are already in the area take advice from emergency services personnel.
  • People with medical concerns should contact their local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.


ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

Roads have not been closed.


Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and be aware of fire and other emergency services personnel.

Road information may also be available by calling Main Roads WA on 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR City of Busselton.

WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

  • 30 volunteer Fire and Rescue Service, Bush Fire Service firefighters are attending.
  • Firefighters are on the scene.
  • City of Busselton representatives and WAPOL are also in attendance.


EXTRA INFORMATION:

  • The cause of the incident is unknown


KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins. 
Updates will be issued if further information becomes available.


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Bushfire Advice for Broome Road in ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME

Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for Broome Road in ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME Content:

The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

There is no change to the previous alert


Time of issue: 03:37 PM
Date of issue: 01 June 2019


Bushfire ADVICE for Broome Road in ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME

ALERT LEVEL:

A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people in the vicinity of the intersection of Broome Road and Crab Creek Road in the north western part of ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME.

  • There is no threat to lives or homes.
  • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
  • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
  • The fire started near the intersection of BROOME ROAD and KANAGAE DRIVE in ROEBUCK.
WHAT TO DO:

    If driving

    • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
    • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
    • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
    • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
    • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

    BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

    • It is contained within firebreaks.


    ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

    Roads have not been closed.

    Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

    Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF BROOME.


    WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

    • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


    EXTRA INFORMATION:

    • The fire was reported at 02:59 PM on 28 May 2019.
    • Currently there has been 1100 hectares burnt.
    • Pastoralists is managing the fire.

    KEEP UP TO DATE:

    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
    The next update to be provided by 11am tomorrow unless the situation changes.


    END

    Smoke Alert Advice for for people near WUNDOWIE in the SHIRE of NORTHAM in Goldfields-Midlands

    Category: Other Alert Summary: Smoke Alert for people near WUNDOWIE in the SHIRE of NORTHAM Content:

    The following alert has been issued by Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA.

    This is a new alert


    Time of issue: 03:19 PM
    Date of issue: 01 June 2019


    Smoke Alert for people near WUNDOWIE in the SHIRE of NORTHAM

    • A Smoke Alert has been issued for people in/travelling along Fernie Road and surrounding areas in WUNDOWIE in the SHIRE of NORTHAM.
    • The smoke is the result of prescribed burning being carried out in the area, between Toodyay Road and Great Eastern Highway.


    WHAT TO DO:

    • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
    • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
    • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
    • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
    • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.


    ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

    Roads have not been closed.


    Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au or by contacting the Shire of Northam.


    KEEP UP TO DATE:
    Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
    No further updates will be issued unless the situation changes.


    END

    Bushfire Advice for Broome Road in ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME

    Category: Bushfire Alert Summary: Bushfire ADVICE for Broome Road in ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME Content:

    The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

    Please note change under Extra Information section


    Time of issue: 10:43 AM
    Date of issue: 01 June 2019


    Bushfire ADVICE for Broome Road in ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME

    ALERT LEVEL:

    A bushfire ADVICE has been issued for people in the vicinity of the intersection of Broome Road and Crab Creek Road in the north western part of ROEBUCK in SHIRE OF BROOME.

    • There is no threat to lives or homes.
    • There is a lot of smoke in the area.
    • Although there is no immediate danger you need to be aware and keep up to date in case the situation changes.
    • The fire started near the intersection of BROOME ROAD and KANAGAE DRIVE in ROEBUCK.
    WHAT TO DO:

      If driving

      • Be extremely careful when driving through the area.
      • Turn your headlights on and drive slowly.
      • Watch for emergency services personnel and follow their directions.
      • If you cannot see clearly, pull over, keep your headlights and hazard lights on, and wait until the smoke clears.
      • If you have a respiratory condition and you have been affected by smoke you should contact your local doctor or call Health Direct on 1800 022 222.

      BUSHFIRE BEHAVIOUR:

      • It is contained within firebreaks.


      ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:

      Roads have not been closed.

      Motorists are asked to avoid the area, reduce speed and drive carefully due to smoke.

      Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au OR SHIRE OF BROOME.


      WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:

      • Firefighters are monitoring the situation.


      EXTRA INFORMATION:

      • The fire was reported at 02:59 PM on 28 May 2019.
      • Currently there has been 1100 hectares burnt.
      • Pastoralists is managing the fire.

      KEEP UP TO DATE:

      Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/, listen to ABC Local Radio or listen to news bulletins.
      The next update will be provided by 4pm today unless the situation changes.


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