Weather Alert: Bushfires on Australia’s East Coast

Location:  Australia: New South Wales, Queensland

Event:  Local authorities have declared states of emergency across most of Australia’s east coast, urging residents in high risk areas to evacuate in the face of dangerous fire conditions.  Expect high winds, high temperatures, and dry conditions, which will raise the risk of wildfires.  Total fire bans are in effect in some places.

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