Tasmania Fire Service
Watch and Act Message
Dawson Road, LAKE REPULSE
Current from: 8/01/2013 1:02PM until: 8/01/2013 3:00PM or further notice
Residents of Risbys Rd are advised the fire is in close proximity. If they wish to leave the area they need to relocate now, south to Ellendale, only if it is safe to do so.
There is a large bushfire at Dawson Rd, LAKE REPULSE. The fire is now due east of Ellendale.
The fire danger rating in this area is forecast to be high. Fire under these conditions can be difficult to control
Ellendale, Karanja and Westerway areas may be experiencing dense smoke as a result of local wind conditions.
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