Today's wildfire danger in the forest is High.
Cooler and wet conditions are forecast for until Thursday.
Fort Chipewyan - today's high 18 C, possible rain and thunder showers, winds NW25G40.
Fort McMurray - today's high 18 C, possible rain and thunder showers, winds SE15/NW25G45.
WILDFIRE SITUATION June 10, 2018
There are currently 18 wildfires in the Forest Protection Area of Alberta. 2 are being held, 13 are under control and 3 have been turned over to the responsible parties.
Make sure it's out! A campfire left smoldering can cause a wildfire. Never leave your campfire unattended and make sure it's out. Soak it with water, stir up the ashes and soak it again. A campfire is out when the ashes are cool to the touch.
OHV safety tips can be found here.
If you spot a wildfire, call 310-FIRE!
For more information:
Outside the Urban Service Area contact: Agriculture and Forestry at 780-743-7125
Lynn Daina, Wildfire Information Officer 780-743-7265