The fire is burning in an easterly direction towards Warrell Creek.
A number of local roads may be closed or blocked due to falling trees.
South Arm Road is closed to the west, from the Williams Hill Road intersection.
If you are in the area of Congarinni Road and Warrell Creek Road and your plan is to leave, or you are not prepared, leave now towards Macksville.
If you are in the area of Bowraville, Congarinni North, Argents Hill, Buckra Bendinni, South Arm and McHughs Creek Valleys, watch out for smoke and embers.
Put your bush fire survival plan into action. If you don't have a survival plan, know what you will do if the fire threatens.
- If your life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
- Continue to stay up to date with the bush fire situation by checking http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au, listening to your local radio station or by calling the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737.
- If you live in the area but are away from home, it may not be safe to return to your property.
- For information on road closures, check http://livetraffic.rta.nsw.gov.au. Roads may be closed without warning.