Get emergency updates

Find information about emergencies in the Yukon including wildfires, floods, earthquakes and road closures.

You should always be prepared for an emergency. Learn more about making an emergency plan, what to put in your emergency kit and preparing for floods and wildfires.

You can also follow Yukon Protective Services on Facebook.

Current advisories 

Wildfire information

See the fire map and fire danger ratings on the Wildfire Hub

Text-only wildfire updates

Simplified wildfire updates help if you're in a place with weak cell service or the internet is slow.

Get text-only wildfire updates

Evacuation alerts (last updated July 19, 2024)

  • Rescinded – evacuation alert for Stewart Crossing including the area of kilometre 522 to kilometre 538 on the North Klondike Highway (June 26)
  • Rescinded – evacuation alert for the Village of Mayo, First Nation of Na-Cho Nyäk Dun C-6 Subdivision, Keno City, kilometre 28 to 108 on the Silver Trail, Duncan Creek Road and Minto Lake Road (June 29)

Flood advisories

See flood warnings and advisories on the Flood Atlas 

    Travel advisories

    Always check 511 Yukon before you travel. For highways within British Columbia, check DriveBC before you travel.

    Public weather alerts

    Find public weather alerts for the Yukon from Environment Canada.

    Emergencies

    Always phone 911 in an emergency. If you cannot reach 911, find out what to do.