The fire hazard for the Grande Prairie Forest Area has been lowered to MODERATE.
The rain over the weekend is to thank for that.
The government agency says west winds will continue to blow smoke here over the next few days from fires in British Columbia.
As of last night, the BC Wildfire Service reports 225 wildfires are burning across that province with 27 new fires starting Sunday.
There is an Evacuation Order in place from the District of 100 Mile House that covers approximately 1,500 residents.
Combined, the total number of evacuees is more than 8,000 in BC.