Advisory: Wildfire - Lesser Slave River No.124
Updated May 18, 2023 at 12:45 PM
Source: Municipal District of Lesser Slave River No. 124
Issued: May 18, 2023 at 12:45 PM
- Alert: May 17, 2023 at 09:49 PM
- Update: May 18, 2023 at 12:45 PM
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Description: This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. The MD of Lesser Slave River is issuing a one hour emergency warning.
There is a fire burning approximately 5 km away from the Old Smith Highway. Please be prepared to evacuate within 1 hour. The evacuation is 4 hours for the Mitsue Industrial Park. No evacuation is required currently. With worsening weather conditions, this fire could force evacuation of the affected area.
Affected areas (1):
- Lesser Slave River No.124
Action to take:
- Everyone in the affected area must prepare for a possible evacuation
- Gather pets, important documents and medication, enough food, water and supplies for at least 3 days
- This alert will be updated if an evacuation is required
- Stay tuned to www.alberta.ca/emergencyalert, local media for updates.