The following alert has been issued by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)
Please note this alert has been downgraded to an All Clear
Time of issue: 10:36 AM
Date of issue: 03 May 2020
Bushfire ALL CLEAR for the southern part of MOGUMBER in SHIRE OF VICTORIA PLAINS
An ALL CLEAR advice is in place for people travelling in areas south of Mogumber West Road and east of Bindoon Moora Road.
- The bushfire has been extinguished.
- Firefighters will continue to monitor the area.
- The danger has passed but you need to remain vigilant in case the situation changes.
WHAT TO DO:
- Drive slowly and with caution due to smoke and emergency services personnel working in the area.
ROAD CLOSURES AND CONDITIONS:
Roads are not 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 travelmap.mainroads.wa.gov.au or by contacting the SHIRE OF VICTORIA PLAINS.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
- Firefighters are monitoring the situation.
- The fire was reported at 02:25 PM on 2 May 2020.
- Currently there has been 3 hectares burnt.
- Shire of Victoria Plains 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, 6PR, or news bulletins.
During a power outage, your home phone, computer or other electronic devices connected to the NBN will not work. Include a battery powered radio in your emergency kit.
No further updates will be issued.