Cinnabar Creek Fire, 2016

Updates

8:45 PM Thu, Aug 18, 2016
The Evacuation Alert for the Cinnabar Creek wildfire remains in effect overnight. That means that residents and visitors affected by the Alert at Lake Okanagan Resort, Camp Owaissi and Camp Mewata...
3:30 PM Thu, Aug 18, 2016
As a result of the excellent progress in fighting the Cinnabar Creek wildfire, the Central Okanagan Regional Emergency Operation Centre is now closed. The BC Wildfire Service has taken control over...
10:00 AM Thu, Aug 18, 2016
Ground crews are in the mop up stage for the Cinnabar Creek wildfire. It’s estimated to have burned approximately three hectares in steeper terrain above and west of Westside Road. The fire is now...
7:30 AM Thu, Aug 18, 2016
The Evacuation Alert has been lifted for the Cinnabar Creek wildfire. The Alert had been in effect for Lake Okanagan Resort, Camp Owaissi and Camp Mewata. Ground crews made good progress overnight on...
6:15 AM Thu, Aug 18, 2016
Calm winds and cooler temperatures overnight provided good conditions for fire crews working on the 2.8-hectare Cinnabar Creek wildfire off Westside Road. Approximately 20 BC Wildfire Service fire...
6:00 PM Wed, Aug 17, 2016
The Cinnabar Creek wildfire has resulted in the closure of a portion of Westside Road. RCMP have set up roadblocks for all traffic on Westside Road, south of Lake Okanagan Resort and just south of...
5:00 PM Wed, Aug 17, 2016
An Evacuation Alert has been issued for Camp Owaissi, Lake Okanagan Resort and Camp Mewata along Westside Road as a result of the Cinnabar Creek wildfire. These residents should be prepared to leave...