*Please note changes under road closures.
* Please note the mobile phone coverage issues have been resolved.
A bushfire WATCH AND ACT remains for people in an area south of Forestry Road and Uduc Road, west of Hocart Road and South Western Highway, north of Mitchell Road and Treasure Road and east of Forrest Highway.
This includes Wokalup townsite, Thornton Housing Estate and Myalup Freshwater Lakes Estate in the Shire of Harvey.
WHAT TO DO:
The Department of Child Protection and Family Support has set up a temporary evacuation centre at the Leschenault Leisure Centre on Leisure Drive, Australind.
A bushfire ADVICE remains for people in an area south of Uduc Road and Harvey-Quindanning Road, west of Staples Road and Hadfield Road, north of Sandalwood Road and east of South Western Highway and Hocart Road. This includes the Harvey townsite. A bushfire ADVICE remains for people in an area south of Crampton Road, west of Field Road, north of Forestry Road and east of Forrest Highway.A bushfire ADVICE remains for people in an area south of Finn Road, west of Forrest Highway and north of Valentine Road, including the townsites of Myalup and Binningup.A bushfire ADVICE remains for people in an area south of Treasure Road, west of Campbell Road, north of Marriott Road and east of Forrest Highway.
Avoid the area and be aware of fire and other emergency services personnel working on site
Vehicle Control Points are in place at the following roads:
Other roads in the vicinity may also be closed.
Road information may also be available from Main Roads WA by calling 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au
PREPARE FOR HOT DAYS AHEAD:
With hot temperatures and warm nights expected in the coming days you need to take precautions to avoid heat stress. For more information visit the Department of Health website at www.health.wa.gov.au.
WHAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE DOING:
People who have been affected by the fire are encouraged to register with the Red Cross at register.redcross.org.au or at an evacuation centre. People who wish to enquire about the location of family or friends can do so online at register.redcross.org.au.
KEEP UP TO DATE:
Visit www.dfes.wa.gov.au, call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter @dfes_wa, listen to ABC local radio, or news bulletins.
Updates will be provided every two hours unless the situation changes.
The specified alert has expired and is no longer active.
A new alert may have been issued for this incident.
Please visit the Alerts and Warnings page for the latest information.
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