PATCHY rain has brought relief to firefighters, but wind gave the SES a busy day across the state.
Melbourne was battered by ferocious wind up to 125km/h Tuesday.
CFA state duty officer Tony B said yesterday’s (Tuesday) downpour had brought a new set of challenges for firefighters.
“We’ll continue to patrol and put out any hotspots but it may be difficult in some areas because conditions have become more slippery and in some areas may make it difficult to conduct a back burn,” Mr Bearzatto said.
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