2019 Canadian Wildfire Season

The wildfire season started several weeks ago…however this is the first one with evacuations and shut down a major highway:

I’m sure with the dry weather we will be adding to this topic from all the country.



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Wildfire near Edson prompts evacuations, shuts down Highway 16 …

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Here too. In some places there does seem to be a correlation between this and school holidays :rage:

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I agree…and those careless smokers…who know it is dry…and throw their cigarette out of their car window!!

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Second wildfire in less than 24 hours…I hope this is not a trend.

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Here is where the smoke is coming from that has moved into our area:

17%20AM

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Still EXTREME fire hazard…

http://srd.web.alberta.ca/high-level-area-update

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oh oh this is not going the way they would like it to…

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Edmonton is not seeing “sun” these days, in fact many of the outdoor activities have been cancelled due to the severe amount of smoke in their area:

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Many outdoor activities have been cancelled because of the drifting smoke:

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