This was Sunday night. Small fire, safely a few ridge lines away:
This is a few minutes ago. That fence in the foreground is the edge of our backyard:
We brought our girls inside when the house got enveloped in smoke earlier. It was dark as night but the sky was red. We put them in the downstairs bathroom to protect their lungs:
They have evacuated everything west of the highway on the north side of town. We live about a mile from the highway to the east. wsmith or coloradogal, would you be willing to take in our girls if we get evacuated? We have a place to stay but friends in apartments (and in-laws) don't like chickens much.