Wandsworth fire spreading towards Ben Lomond
Strong winds are fanning a fire burning in the Wandsworth area. This afternoon the RFS has issued an emergency warning for the fire which is burning in an easterly direction with spot fires starting ahead of the main fire front. It is now burning towards Ben Lomond.
If you are in the area of Wandsworth and Ben Lomond, monitor conditions and watch out for spot fires. These spot fires may threaten your property ahead of the main fire front. Seek shelter if the fire impacts on your property.
Check and follow your Bush Fire Survival Plan. If you do not have a plan, decide what you will do if the situation changes. Leaving early is your safest option.
- If your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
- Continue to stay up to date with the bush fire situation by checking http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au, listening to your local radio station or by calling the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.
- For information on road closures, check http://livetraffic.rta.nsw.gov.au. Roads may be closed without warning.
The next update on this fire will be issued by 08/11/2019 15:00 or if the situation changes.