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Fire Advisories

Programs that issue bulletins or otherwise inform the public regarding the current location, severity of conditions and probable path of a brush fire, grass fire, woodland fire or large urban fire that may be a threat to those in the vicinity. Fire advisories may also include safety instructions for people who are in immediate peril.

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Road Closures Bulletins

Programs that issue bulletins to inform the public of dangerous road conditions or road and bridge closures that are due to wind, rain, snow, landslides, earthquakes or other problems caused by the weather or other natural phenomena.

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The above terms and definitions are part of the Taxonomy of Human Services, used here by permission of INFO LINE of Los Angeles.


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