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Critical - THIS IS AN ALBERTA EMERGENCY ALERT

May 19, 2023 at 02:04 PM

From: Town of Swan Hills

Issued: May 19, 2023 at 02:04 PM

Area: TOWN OF SWAN HILLS

Description: The evacuation order remains in full effect. The Wildfire SWF 063 is in a similar position as yesterday, still encroaching the town from the northwest.

Instruction: Reminder to evacuees that there is currently no re-entry into the community at this time. A reception center is set up and located at the barrhead agrena located at 5607 47 street, barrhead alberta. all evacuees are encouraged to register at the reception center. to register by phone call 1-825-977-4382 or 1-825-977-1462 . Highway 33 North of Swan Hills to the Highway 2 intersection (Kinuso Corner) remains closed by Alberta Transportation due to the SWF 057 fire North of Swan Hills. The information on the wildfire given in our updates, comes directly from Alberta Wildfire who briefs our Incident Command Centre. follow, www.alberta.ca/emergencyalert and local media for updates.

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