The Aurora Community Association Fire Watch Dashboard http://www.aurora.asn.au/fire-watch/ is a webpage that aggregates real time information from several sources to provide the local community with a consolidated snapshot of fire danger information specific for the Epping North/ Wollert area. This will help residents of the community make decisions about their fire safety.
Information available on the webpage includes:
- current and forecast fire danger ratings sourced from the CFA
- current weather conditions from the BoM
- a link to the Vicroads website for the local area detailing any closures and traffic alerts
- an embedded Twitter feed which enables the community to share real time information and updates about fires in Epping North and Wollert with other members of the community. Use the Twitter feed as one of many sources of information to assist your decision making in an emergency situation.
You can find out more information about using the Fire Watch Twitter feed at http://www.aurora.asn.au/fire-watch/information-on-twitter/
Please pass this information around to friends and family who live in the Epping North/ Wollert area who may not get ACA emails or ACA updates through social media.