National Forest Closures
Current closure information for lands managed by the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest can be found on the Forest more
The Mills Canyon Fire is now being managed as part of the Chiwaukum Complex, along with the Chiwaukum, Kelly Mountain and Duncan fires.
Additional information for the Chiwaukum Complex can also be found on Facebook and Twitter.Twitter: @ChiwaukumFire
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday July 08th, 2014 approx. 12:30 PM|
|Location||Directly adjacent to Entiat, WA - zero miles from city proper.|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||95%|
Timber, brush and grass
Fire activity continues to be minimal; with smoldering and a few interior smokes
Continue to implement fire suppression repair work in all approved areas of the fire. Provide for initial attack operations within the initial attack boundary as described in the Delegation of Authority letter. Continue to support local unit with initial attack capacity as requested. Continue to hold and patrol all areas of the fire.
|Projected Incident Activity|
During the next 12 hour period, incident movement is not expected.
Incident movement is not expected.
A significant warming and drying trend started today, and is expected to continue through the upcoming week. Temperatures will rise into the 90s by Monday, with lower elevations potentially reaching triple-digits by mid-week. Relative humidity levels will plummet into the teens and 20s by Saturday afternoon, then remain low through much of next week.