Harvest and vehicle ban in place for Geraldton and Greenough

Staff reporterGeraldton Guardian
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The City of Greater Geraldton has announced a harvest and vehicle ban for the Geraldton and Greenough area, excluding Mullewa, until 2pm today.

The ban restricts the movement of farming equipment and vehicles around paddocks due to the risk of fire.

Geraldton is expecting a scorching top temperature of 40 degrees today according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

The fire danger index is currently at 45 and will be reviewed at 1.30pm.

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