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Glen Lake Wildfire Operational Update
September 20, 2023
Central Okanagan, B.C. – No new Evacuation Orders or Alerts are expected due the Glen Lake Wildfire today after cooler temperatures and a little rain, but the situation can change swiftly and residents are advised to be prepared and keep informed. The fireguard placed earlier by BC Wildfire Service…
McDougall Creek downgrade of orders
September 19, 2023
Central Okanagan, B.C. – As emergency crews continue to make progress on the McDougall Creek Wildfire the Evacuation Alerts have been rescinded for the following properties: 5455 & 5495 DEIGHTON ROAD 5625 WESTSIDE ROAD All properties accessed off WESTSIDE ROAD, North of Nahun to South of La…
Glen Lake Wildfire Operational Update
September 19, 2023
Central Okanagan, B.C. – No new Evacuation Orders or Alerts are anticipated tonight for the Regional District of Central Okanagan or the District of Peachland due to the Glen Lake Wildfire, however the fire expanded southward impacting the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and BC Parks. The…
Glen Lake Wildfire Operational Update
September 19, 2023
Central Okanagan, B.C. – The Glen Lake Wildfire is now 763 hectares in size and emergency crews are anticipating reduced fire behaviour due to today’s forecast of cooler temperatures, less wind and higher relative humidity. Yesterday, aircraft deposited retardant lines on the northeast side of the…
Glen Lake Wildfire Evacuation Alert Expanded
September 18, 2023
Updated with corrected size fire, 650 hectares. Central Okanagan, B.C. – Increased Glen Lake Wildfire behaviour has prompted a further expansion of the Evacuation Alert to encompass most of the District of Peachland. The Glen Lake Wildfire, now burning eight kilometres from Peachland, is estimated…