This is the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office with an update on evacuations. Fire officials have downgraded evacuations from mandatory to voluntary for residents and business occupants in the area south of Meadowdale Lane along the west side of Highway 36 south to the Boulder County line. Residents in that area may return home. Those in voluntary evacuation areas should be prepared for mandatory evacuations if the fire behavior changes.

For updated maps of the evacuation areas, please visit nocoalert.org. Please do not call 9-1-1 unless you are in danger. Thank you for your cooperation during this fire incident.