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Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert

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Critical - Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert

May 27, 2018 at 03:52 PM

From: Municipal District of Foothills No. 31

Issued: May 27, 2018 at 03:52 PM


  • Alert: May 27, 2018 at 03:52 PM

Area: Foothills #31

Description: A wildfire is currently burning approximately 16 km west of Bragg Creek and is moving in a north easterly direction towards the extreme north west corner of the MD of Foothills. The fire is approximately 20 hectares in size and is classified as out of control at this time. Voluntary evacuation in place for areas west of Highway #762, between Highway #22 and 178 Avenue West.

For further details, please monitor the MD of Foothills website at

Instruction: Avoid the area. Prepare for possible evacuation. Take all necessary precautions. Follow the directions of local authorities. Visibility will be affected.

Additional information: Broadcast Audio

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