UPDATE: Fireys get 'window of opportunity' to tackle blazes
UPDATE 1PM: THE fire at Lanitza continues to burn east and move towards Kungala.
The 4952ha fire is a main focus for fire crews as it is still quite active.
RFS district manager Superintendent Stuart Watts said weather conditions over the next three to four days would give firefighters a "window of opportunity" to contain blazes.
The fire has crossed Parker Rd and is south of The Desert. Crews are working near West Lanitza Rd and Orara Way and south to McGills Rd and the western side of Kungala.
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EARLIER: LOW temperatures overnight and easing winds yesterday gave firefighters a chance to contain blazes around the region but some new fires have ignited.
Out of control
Mattiers Creek, Ramornie Station Rd (317ha)
North West of Wombat Creek Conservation Area (20ha)
Hassans Ck, Fine Flower (115ha)
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Middle Creek Rd, Kangaroo Creek (2864ha)
Old Glen Innes Rd, Chambigne (396 ha)
Clarence Way, Whiteman Creek (1602ha)
Barretts Creek Rd, Barretts Creek (799ha)
Old Glen Innes Rd, Buccarumbi (0ha)
Black Mountain Rd, Nymboida (263ha)
Clearview Rd, Coutts Crossing (984ha)
Conroys Rd, Chambigne (4284ha)
Firth Heinz Rd, Pillar Valley (4ha)
Crowleys Road, Sandy Creek (18ha)
Bondi Hill, Tyndale (13ha)
Summerland Way has reopened but smoke in the area may affect visibility. Please drive carefully and to the conditions.
CASINO: Summerland Way, between Casino and Grafton, the Summerland Way has reopened following an earlier bush fire. However, smoke may affect visibility, reduce speed and exercise caution.— Live Traffic NSW (@LiveTrafficNSW) August 12, 2019
Orara Way is also open but motorists are advised to be cautious as smoke in the area may affect visibility.
Smoke at the Pacific Highway at Halfway Creek is also affecting visibility for drivers.
For more traffic information check out Live Traffic NSW.