Smoke alerts issued for Jarrahdale and Dwellingup

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Smoke alerts have been issued for Jarrahdale and Dwellingup.

The smoke is due to prescribed burns within the townsites.

It is expected to clear overnight.

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.
 

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