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PEI to send 12 forest firefighters to BC

PEI to send 12 forest firefighters to BC

16 new fires were sparked yesterday and according to the province.

"The Red Cross by the end of today expects to have cash out to 1,800 families that have registered".

West Kelowna also sent one incident commander.

A Delta staff member and a Delta firefighter have been deployed to Williams Lake where they are assisting the Caribou Regional District Emergency Operations Centre, while six Delta police officers have been deployed to various locations around Williams Lake and 100 Mile House.

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"We are expecting there to be some lightning with this system but it is likely to have some rain with it", he said, adding the overall pattern is for hot, dry conditions to continue.

"It was refreshing for me to get into Prince George. and breathe the fresh air instead of the smoke-filled air we are experiencing here in the Cariboo", he said on Friday. A few dozen homes remained under evacuation orders for the second fire in the area, burning near Lake Cachuma.

Almost all evacuation orders have been called off for three major fires across California as dozens of wildfires throughout the West were coming under control.

Bob Turner with of Emergency Management BC said the province remains prepared for the possibility of mass evacuations. Numerous same residents had also been forced to flee the possibility of spring flooding.

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Evacuation alerts and orders have already been issued for Ashcroft, Cache Creek and Princeton.

Since April there have been more than 600 blazes and crews are keeping an eye on the forecast which calls for possible lightning and wind this weekend.

"We weren't prepared for it of course because it happened in a blink of an eye, but we snapped into action and everyone did their part", he said.

Earlier this week, the province of New Brunswick said it was sending a 21-man crew to B.C.

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