Source: NT Fire Incidents

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT

LOCATION: Reedbeds Road and Russ Road, Berry Springs

ALERT LEVEL: Advice - A fire has started in the area. Monitor the situation for changes.

FIRE TYPE: Bushfire . INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 26/08/2019 12:55:00 (12.55pm)

STATUS: GOING - A fire which is spreading on one or more fronts. Effective containment strategies ARE NOT in place for the entire perimeter.

RISKS FACED BY PEOPLE IN THE AREA: Smoke from this fire may affect visibility. Active fire may occur close to the roadside. Firefighting crews may be working close to the roadside.

ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: Standard For the safety of firefighting crews and other vehicles, drivers in the area are urged to slow down, turn on headlights and drive safely for the conditions. For further information regarding bushfires, visit Fire Incident Map www.bushfires.nt.gov.au/incidentmap

IT IS EXPECTED THIS SITUATION MAY CONTINUE UNTIL: 26/08/2019 18:00:00 (6.00pm)

INFORMATION AUTHORISED BY: Duty Officer
RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Bushfires NT, Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Bushfires NT