Smoke and winds pose new problems as Newfoundland wildfires swell

Global News published this video item, entitled “Smoke and winds pose new problems as Newfoundland wildfires swell” – below is their description.

Many people in Newfoundland and Labrador are preparing to leave as soon as possible, as changing winds could further fuel the province’s swelling wildfire crisis.

Warnings from officials in Grand Falls-Windsor and nearby communities have become stronger. Its mayor wants everyone to pack a so-called “go bag” full of essentials, and be ready to leave with an hour’s notice.

Abigail Bimman looks at how confident crews are in getting the flames under control.

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