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Potential thunderstorms for the ACT

There is a potential for thunderstorms for the ACT this afternoon. Storms will likely bring strong winds, large hailstones and heavy rainfall that may lead to localised flash flooding.

Update - House Fire - Fraser

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) crews have extinguished the house fire on Moroney Street, Fraser.

All residents were accounted for and no injuries were sustained.

House Fire - Fraser

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) is responding to a house fire on Moroney Street, Fraser.

Firefighting operations are currently underway.

Update - Structure Fire - Holt

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) crews have completed fire investigations and have handed the building over to management.

Structure Fire - Holt

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) has responded to reports of a fire at Kippax Fair Shopping Centre located near the Turkish restaurant, Hardwick Crescent, Holt.

2020-21 Bushfire Season

The ACT’s 2020 Bushfire Season will officially begin on 1 November 2020, a month later than usual.

Update - House Fire, Watson

ACT Fire & Rescue firefighters have extinguished the fire and the road has now been re-opened.

House Fire - Watson

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service crews are currently on scene at a house fire on Field Street in Watson.

Occupants of the home have evacuated.