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Critical - Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert Updated
From: Alberta Emergency Management Agency
Issued: Dec 01, 2021 at 01:52 AM
- Alert: Dec 01, 2021 at 12:19 AM
- Update: Dec 01, 2021 at 12:44 AM
- Update: Dec 01, 2021 at 01:49 AM
- Update: Dec 01, 2021 at 01:52 AM
Area: Ranchland #66
Description: There is a wildfire burning on the west side of Highway 22 approximately two kilometers south of Highway 533. The fire is headed in a easterly direction. Residents located in the area between Highway 533 and Chimney Rock Road are asked to evacuate immediately to Nanton.
A Reception Centre for evacuees has been set up at the Nanton Community Hall located at 2204-18 Street. For Current Wildfire status go to wildfire.alberta.ca/ for more information. Go to 511.alberta.ca for up to date Road Report information. To learn how you can prepare for a wildfire, visit alberta.ca/Wildfires and alberta.ca/BePrepared .
Instruction: Residents in the area between Highway 533 and Chimney Rock Road are to evacuate immediately. Smoke from the fire may affect visibility on Highway 22. Follow the directions of local authorities.
Additional information: Broadcast Audio