I woke up to the news that there were wildfires in Alberta, which is to the northwest of where I live. Windspeeds as high as 62 mph (100 kph) drove the fires towards towns and cities. Hundreds of Albertans were forced to evacuate their homes with what they could carry, and hope that their home was spared.
At the time of this post, there are at least 84 different wildfires in Alberta.
Please light a candle, send positive thoughts, or pray to whatever deity you believe in that the fires will be put out soon.
EDIT: And please go here to donate to the Canadian Red Cross if you want to help the citizens of Alberta.
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