Wednesday, 19 December 2012

SEVERE Fire Danger

A SEVERE Fire Danger has been advised for our area for Thursday 20th December.

The NSW Rural Fire Service warns that any bush fire that starts has the potential to threaten lives and destroy homes.

The Rural Fire Service advises you to:

Check your bush fire survival plan - Now.
Monitor the fire and weather situation in any way you can: through www.rfs.nsw.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au, television or radio.
Call Triple Zero if you see a fire.


The Rural Fire Service advises that if you are in an area of Severe Fire Danger:

If you plan to leave finalise your options and leave early on the day
Only stay if your home is well prepared and you can actively defend it.

Prepare for the emotional, mental and physical impact of defending your property - if in doubt, leave.

An SMS has NOT been issued for this alert.