Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert in Yellowhead County between Evansburg and Wildwood north of Highway 16. Cancelled

Advisory: Evacuation (Cancelled Jun 24, 2021 at 06:25 PM)

Advisory: Evacuation

Cancelled Jun 24, 2021 at 06:25 PM

Source: Yellowhead County

Issued: Jun 24, 2021 at 06:25 PM

Description: Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert in Yellowhead County between Evansburg and Wildwood north of Highway 16. Cancelled

The evacuation order has now been lifted. Highway 16A has been reopened. The wildfire in Yellowhead County remains out of control. The public must be cautious while travelling in the area due to heavy smoke and follow the directions of local authorities. Go to https://511.alberta.ca/#:Alerts for up to date information on road closures. Go to https://yhcounty.ca/county-office/news/lobstick-wildfire-june-22-2021/ for up to date information from Yellowhead County. Go to http://srd.web.alberta.ca/edson-area-update for up to date information on fire activity in the area visit. Go to www.alberta.ca/wildfires for personal preparedness information.

Area: Yellowhead County

Action to take:

  • The Emergency Support line is now closed.

Additional information:

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