Friday, August 16, 2019

A Red Flag Warning will remain in effect for Eagle County on Saturday, 08-17-2019 from Noon until 8:00pm, for gusty winds, low humidity, and dry fuels in areas under 7500 feet. 

Stage 1 fire restrictions will apply during this period of Red Flag Warning. 

Please view the 'Eagle County Fire Restrictions Info' tab at for details 

Friday, August 9, 2019

This Site is Currently Inactive

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Monday, August 5, 2019

Cedar Drive and Pinion Drive reopen after flooding

Aug. 5, 2019 - 12:35 a.m. - Cedar Drive and Pinion Drive have reopened. The evacuation center at the Eagle County Building in El Jebel has closed. Emergency responders will continue to monitor flood affected areas overnight. Residents are asked to report any safety concerns by calling 911.

Agosto. 5, 2019-12:35 a.m. - Cedar Drive y Pinion Drive han reabierto. El Centro de evacuación en el edificio del condado de eagle en El Jebel ha cerrado. Los respuesta de emergencia seguirán vigilando las zonas afectadas por las inundaciones. Se pide a los residentes reportar cualquier preocupación por la seguridad llamando 911.

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Lake Christine fire scar flooding update

Aug. 4, 2019 - 10:30 p.m. - Emergency responders and public works crews are continuing to work on flooding response and clean up following heavy rains across the Lake Christine burn scar. No injuries have been reported.

Agosto 4,2019- 10:30 p.m-  Respondedores de emergencia y equipos de trabajo público se encuentran trabajando en responder a la inundación y en limpiar las continuas lluvias fuertes a través del el Lago Christine  marcado por el incendio. Ningún daño ha sido reportado.

- Roughly 30 homes were impacted.
Aproximadamente 30 hogares han sido impactados.
- An evacuation center has been established at the Eagle County Building at 0020 Eagle County Drive near Crown Mountain Park and will remain open until at least midnight
Un centro de evacuación ha sido establecido en el edificio de el Condado de Eagle, ubicado en 0020 Eagle County Drive, cerca del parque de Crown Mountain, y se mantendrá abierto hasta la medianoche.
- No loss of property has been reported, however there is mud around homes.
No se ha reportado pérdida de alguna propiedad, sin embargo se encuentra lodo alrededor de algunos hogares.
- No utility issues have been reported.
No se ha reportado problemas de servicios públicos.
- Approximately 10 vehicles were stuck on Frying Pan Road; all vehicles have been safely moved.
Aproximadamente 10 vehículos estuvieron atascados en la carretera de Frying Pan; todos los vehículos han sido removidos sin peligro.
- Frying Pan Road has reopened.
La carretera de Frying Pan está abierta de nuevo.
- Two Rivers Road has reopened.
La carretera de Two Rivers está abierta de nuevo.
-Cedar Drive and Pinion Drive remain closed.
Cedar Drive y Pinion Drive permanecen cerradas.

On-site evaluations are underway. For up to date information, subscribe to Pitkin Alert at

Evaluaciones en sitio están en marcha. Para información actualizada, suscríbase a la aleta de Pitkin en

Flooding on Lake Christine burn scar

Pitkin Emergency Alert for the Basalt/El Jebel, Frying Pan Valley area(s):

There is active flooding in the Lake Christine Burn Area. Please take all necessary precautions which may include shelter-in-place or seeking higher ground. Do not enter flowing water or debris. An evacuation center is being set up at the Eagle County building at Crown Mountain Park.

Hay inundaciones activas en la area quemada de la quemazon Lake Christine . Tome todas las precauciones necesarias que pueden incluir refugiarse en el lugar o buscar  terreno más alto. No entre agua que fluye o escombros en movimiento. Se está estableciendo un centro de evacuación en el edificio del Condado de Eagle en Crown Mountain Park.

For all updates please click:

Pitkin County Regional Emergency Dispatch Center @APCCC911 (Facebook page)