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Blue Lake Fire

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INCIDENT UPDATED 8/11/2016

Approximate Location

45.214 latitude, -111.852 longitude

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday July 21st, 2016 approx. 02:45 PM
Location9.5 miles SW of Ennis, MT
Incident CommanderJeff Barnes

Current Situation

Total Personnel8
Size750 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained65%
Fuels Involved

sage, grass, heavy timber

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

High temperatures and low relative humidity are resulting in moderate fire behavior, with a range from creeping and smoldering to single and group tree torching.

Unit Information

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Dillon Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
1005 Selway Dr Dillon Montana 59725
MT

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