The Cariboo Regional District has issued an evacuation alert for the Chantslar Lake Forest Service Road.
The CRD Emergency Operations Centre says the alert has been posted due to the potential danger to life and health.
Residents are being asked to prepare you to evacuate their premises or property should it be required.
The CRD says people will be given as much advance notice as possible prior to evacuation; however, they may receive limited notice due to changing conditions.
Residents are strongly encouraged to register for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System to receive a text, call or email regarding Evacuation Alerts and Orders: https://member.everbridge.net/