AVOID SMOKE HAZARD REDUCTION BURN – Cherbourg fire

Warning level:
ADVICE

Warning area: Cherbourg and surrounding suburbs.

Smoke
is currently affecting Cherbourg and surrounding suburbs.. This is a hazard
reduction burn.

What you should do:

– Follow health guidance and monitor live
air quality information by clicking the smoke information link below.


Avoid driving through smoke where possible and be aware of firefighters working
in the area.


Stay indoors, and close windows and doors.


Keep respiratory medication close by.

Impacts:

– Reduced air quality may cause health
impacts for some people.


Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

Further information:

– Further updates will be provided if
required.

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here for current QFES Incidents and warnings.

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Clickhere for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

Click
here for smoke information

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