Time-lapse movies taken Thursday night time and into Friday morning present the large progress of the McDougall Creek wildfire in West Kelowna.
The movies present smoke beginning to billow throughout the group earlier than flames will be seen igniting on the hillside as day turns to nighttime.
The McDougall Creek fireplace ballooned in dimension Thursday night time, rising from about 1,100 acres to six,800 acres.
Timelapse of McDougall Creek wildfire within the Central Okanagan
“Important constructions” have been misplaced in West Kelowna as a result of wildfire, officers confirmed Friday morning.
The precise quantity just isn’t recognized however Loyal Wooldridge, chair of the Regional District Central Okanagan (RDCO) Board, stated constructions have been misplaced within the Merchants Cove space and Bear Lake Highway within the Metropolis of West Kelowna.