BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE – LOCATION: Miles Rd, BATCHELOR

NT Government

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

FIRE TYPE: Bushfire.

INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 21/09/2021 13:03 hours

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.

WHAT TO DO: Conditions may change, monitor conditions in your area. Stay informed until threat is reduced.

ADVICE TO THE PUBLIC: Fire is currently going, near Miles Rd and is causing smoke in the area. Firefighters are currently on scene with two firebombers working on containing the fire.

IT IS EXPECTED THIS SITUATION MAY CONTINUE UNTIL: 21/09/2021 17:00 hours

INFORMATION AUTHORISED BY: Incident Controller

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