As New South Wales sweltered today, extreme heat and winds whipped up a firestorm in the state’s north.
There’s also a number of Watch & Act fires burning, including one at Freeman’s Waterhole at Lake Macquarie.
WATCH & ACT: Pacific Mtwy, Freemans Waterhole- Fire burning on the E side of the M1 Pacific Mwy at Freemans Waterhole, nr Palmers Rd. People around Wakefield Rd, McCanna Rd, Miller Rd stay alert to smoke & embers. Traffic delays in area. https://t.co/Xrcg0ayOz3 #NSWRFS pic.twitter.com/oFPix830Dl
— NSW RFS (@NSWRFS) February 12, 2019