Rocky Mountain House Area Update

CAUTION ADVISED - Wildfire Advisory remains in effect.

Posted on Sun, Apr 17, 2016


A Weather warning has been issued for Monday April 18th, 2016 with winds of 50+ kph, temperatures of 25 degrees and relative humidity's of 15-20% forecast for the Rocky Forest Area. 

It is suggested that NO BURNING take place for the next few days as the latest weather system passes over Alberta.




A Wildfire Advisory remains in Effect for the  Rocky Forest Area.

  • No new Fire permits will be issued
  • Existing permits have been canceled
  • Safe campfires are allowed - Ensure your campfire is out - Soak it, Stir it, Soak it Again.
  • Although SAFE CAMPFIRES are allowed we recommend NO BURNING until weather conditions change!

The Advisory will remain in effect until conditions improve.

There are Fire Advisories, Restrictions and Bans across Alberta

Learn more about Albertas Fire Ban system


Provincial Wildfire Status can be reached at the link below.



Barry A. Shellian RPFT
Area Information Coordinator
Rocky Forest Area
Department of Agriculture and Forestry
P 403.845.8351
May the forest be with you