**Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required on scene at this incident.**

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AVOID SMOKE (HAZARD REDUCTION BURN) - Shoalwater Bay (north of Byfield) fire as at 5:57pm Tuesday, 27 July 2021

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Yeppoon, Byfield, Emu Park and Kunwarara

Smoke is currently affecting Yeppoon, Byfield, Emu Park and Kunwarara. This is a hazard reduction burn.

What you should do:

- Follow health guidance and monitor live air quality information by clicking the smoke information link below.

- Avoid driving through smoke where possible and be aware of firefighters working in the area.

- Stay indoors, and close windows and doors.

- Keep respiratory medication close by.

Impacts:

- Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.

- Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

Further information:

- Further updates will be provided if required.

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Click here for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

Click here for smoke information