Thursday, October 12, 2006
MORE than 100 blazes have erupted across Victoria today in a disastrous week for fire crews around the country.
Victorian authorities are facing a nervous afternoon with temperatures above 30C and gusty northerly winds lashing the state.
The wind is so strong that the firefighters are struggling to stand up on occasions. The wind is really howling out there," DSE state duty officer Kevin Monk said.
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