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Top End Region - Dorat Road, Adelaide River

New Bushfire Alert or Information Message from Bushfires NT Fire Type:

Bushfire Location: Dorat Road, Adelaide River Status: Going - A fire which is spreading on one or more fronts.

Effective containment strategies are not in place for the entire perimeter. Alert Level:
Emergency Warning - An Emergency Warning is the highest level of Bush Fire Alert. You may be in danger and need to take action immediately. Any delay now puts your life at risk. Risks Faced by People in the Area: Smoke from this fire may affect visibility, Firefighting crews may be working close to the roadside, A bushfire is running or contained under very high to extreme weather conditions

Advice to the Public: A fire has ignited on Dorat Road near Adelaide River and is burning on several fronts Fire is currently threatening properties. Firefighting crews and aircraft are in attendance.
Landholders are required to enact their Fire Action Plans and keep informed of updates via NT
Fire Incident Map www.pfes.nt.gov.au/incidentmap/index.html It is expected this situation may continue until: 09/08/2018 14:00 hours (2.00pm) Information Authorised By: Senior Fire Control Officer Responsible Agency: Bushfires NT, Northern Territory Department of Environment and Natural Resources