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Alberta Emergency Alert - Flash Flood Alert Updated

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Critical - Alberta Emergency Alert - Flash Flood Alert Updated

Apr 28, 2018 at 11:14 AM

From: Mackenzie County

Issued: Apr 28, 2018 at 11:14 AM


Area: Mackenzie #23

Description: A State of Local Emergency has been declared due to the risk of flooding in Fort Vermilion and surrounding area. Water levels have risen significantly this morning and continue to rise. A reception centre has been established at the Fort Vermilion Community Complex at 5001 – 44 Ave. Residents in North Vermilion, Buttertown, have been asked to evacuate.

Instruction: Residents in other low lying areas are also asked to prepare for a possible evacuation. All evacuees are asked to report to the reception centre or call 780-927-3718 to register. Please avoid low lying areas. Do not bypass or move barricades.

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