Wenatchee-9/10/2012 11:30am. The Subdivision of Broadview has been put on a level 2 Alert. Broadview is half mile north of Wal-mart up Maiden Lane.
The fire continues to burning at lower elevations in sage and scrub and at higher elevations in some timber. This is the region’s highest priorities because of the potential for many more evacuations. Plans call for a Type 1 national-level command team to take over management later this evening. A Type 1 team has access to more equipment and resources. Winds gusts up to 40 mph are forecasted this afternoon and are forecasted to change from South East to North East later today. A Red Cross-staffed emergency shelter is open for evacuees at the Seventh-day Adventist Church at Fifth Street and Western Avenue.