AVOID SMOKE HAZARD REDUCTION BURN – Gadgarra National Park near Atherton fire

Warning level:
ADVICE

Warning area: Atherton, Yungaburra, Tinaroo and
surrounding areas

Smoke
is currently affecting Atherton, Yungaburra, Tinaroo and surrounding areas.
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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here for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

Click
here for smoke information

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