Lac La Biche Area Update

Wildfire Danger LOW - Lac La Biche Forest Area - July 19, 2018

Posted on Thu, Jul 19, 2018


The wildfire danger will be LOW tomorrow for the Lac La Biche Forest Area. 

Temperatures in the Lac La Biche Forest Area will be around 20 degrees tomorrow. There will be winds out the east at 20km/h and a chance of more rain.


There were no new wildfire starts today.

Currently there is only one under control wildfire in the Lac La Biche Forest Area. Crews were busy extinguishing fires today including LWF-099, which was part of the Rock Island Complex that started May 21. Progress continues as crews continue to mop up the remaining fire, LWF-119, which is the only under control fire left in the Lac La Biche Forest Area.

Provincial Update:

  • Since March 1, 2018, Alberta has recorded 953 wildfires in the Forest Protection Area burning a total of 45,910.15 hectares.

If you see smoke or fire in the forest, please call 310-FIRE.

For more information on the wildfire situation across Alberta:

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 Unless the wildfire danger changes, your next update will be on July 25.

For more information, please contact:

Wildfire Information Officer




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