NCAR Fire Force evacuates people  from 8,000 homes in Boulder

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By Devesh Tyagi

March 27 2022

Forest fires continue to burn near the US National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder.

The Boulder Police Department sent wireless emergency alerts to all cell phones in the area, which covers 19,000 people.

The fire broke out in NCAR at 2 am on Saturday. and measured 122 acres, with no controls until 7 p.m. No damage has been done.

“We have evacuated two areas nearby, Table Mesa area on the eastern side of south Boulder and also Eldorado Canyon,"

Washburn said several planes were dispatched to control the fire.

According to the Meteorological Department, winds were expected in the area by evening

Because firefighters were engaged in controlling the fire.

Large Animals Retained at 9595 Nelson Road at the Boulder County Fairgrounds Longmont

The Humane Society of Boulder Valley at 2323 55th Street in Boulder can come forward to shelter and care for small pets and companion animals

The Humane Society of Boulder Valley at 2323 55th Street in Boulder can come forward to shelter and care for small pets and companion animals

The East Boulder Community Center at 5660 Sioux Drive is open for shelter overnight.

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