BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: EMERGENCY WARNING LOCATION: Poett Road, RUM JUNGLE

NT Government

LOCATION: Poett Road, RUM JUNGLE.

ALERT LEVEL: Emergency Warning – An Emergency Warning is the highest level of Bushfires Alert. You may be in danger and need to take action immediately. Any delay now puts your life at risk.

FIRE TYPE: Bushfire. INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: 04/07/2022 13:12:00

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 , A bushfire is running or contained under very high to extreme weather conditions , The risk of loss of life or threat to properties is almost certain or has occurred , Bushfires NT is primarily undertaking defensive strategies to protect lives and property.

WHAT TO DO: If unsafe to stay, leave immediately. If unsafe to leave, shelter indoors immediately. Protect yourself against the impacts of extreme heat – wear protective clothing, stay indoors. Conditions will change, continue to monitor conditions.

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