Two crews of firefighters will be on duty at the
fireground in Whitireia Park, Titahi Bay today.
fireground was monitored overnight and a drone crew carried
out thermal imaging and located several hotspots, which
ground crews will target today. Incident Controller Glenn
Thompson says Conditions are forecast to be windier today so
crews will also strengthen the containment lines in case
there are any flare-ups.
Crews are likely to be
working on the fireground all day.
People should avoid
lighting outdoor fires in the Wellington area. "Always have
a look at the www.checkitsalright.nz
website to see what restrictions are in place, wherever you
are," Glenn Thompson
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