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SA Metropolitan Fire Service

SA Metropolitan Fire Service

BUSHFIRE ADVICE MESSAGE

Fire Name: DRY CREEK

Note: The following message is to be read on air verbatim as soon as possible and then at regular intervals thereafter or until the message expires or is superseded by another message related to this incident.

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BUSHFIRE ADVICE MESSAGE

Time Message Issued: 12:02
Date Message Issued: 27/11/2013

The MFS advises that the threat posed by the DRY CREEK fire near Hanson Road at Dry Creek near Wingfield in Adelaide's North has reduced. The grass fire is under control and smoke is reducing. The Port River Expressway has been reopened, however the public should be aware that 40 km/hr speed restrictions do apply. has reduced.

Although the threat has reduced, be aware that some risks are still present.

There may be smoke in the area. Visibility may be reduced and there may be falling trees.

Check your property for any fires and embers - particularly in roof spaces, under decks, raised floors and in gutters.

Take care in the fire area over the next few days.

Stay tuned to this radio station on a battery-powered radio for further updates on the fire situation.

For information about bushfires, check the CFS website www.cfs.sa.gov.au or call the Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361.

Repeating, the MFS advises that the threat posed by the DRY CREEK fire near Hanson Road at Dry Creek near Wingfield in Adelaide's North has reduced. The grass fire is under control and smoke is reducing. The Port River Expressway has been reopened, however the public should be aware that 40 km/hr speed restrictions do apply. has reduced.

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This message must not be broadcast after: 27 Nov 2013 13:10

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