Smoke Alert for Busselton and Surrounds

Take Care On The Roads

Smoke Alert for Busselton and Surrounds

A smoke alert for Busselton and surrounds has been issued this afternoon, as a result of a prescribed burn happening 20km south-east of Busselton.

The smoke is expected to clear by tomorrow morning.

WHAT TO DO:  

If the smoke is particularly thick, it is recommended people shut doors and windows and turn off air-conditioners.
Smoke may reduce visibility on some roads and motorists should take care, turn on headlights and travel at appropriate speeds when travelling in these areas.
People with asthma and pre-existing respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses should follow their pre-prepared treatment plan.
People with conditions exacerbated by smoke should take precautions in line with their medical advice for these circumstances.

KEEP UP TO DATE:

Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/dfes_wa, Facebook: https://facebook.com/dfeswa/

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