Kootenai National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
31374 US Hwy 2 Libby Montana 59923
Libby, MT 59923
The Three Rivers District has assumed command of the Davis Fire. Resources continue slash removal and fire suppression rehabilitation. Fire behavior is minimal with creeping and smoldering, no new growth. Updates will take place weekly or if there is significant fire growth or changes in the closure order.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday July 29th, 2018 approx. 12:51 PM|
|Location||10 miles northwest of Yaak, Montana.|
|Incident Commander||Three Rivers Ranger District/KNF|
|Coordinates||48.958 latitude, -115.933 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||45%|
Fire is burning in closed timber litter (duff) with some heavy down and dead fuels.
Fire behavior is minimal with creeping and smoldering, no new growth. Suppression repair operations continues to take place. Updates will take place weekly or if there is significant fire growth or changes in the closure order.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Minimal fire behavior; creeping and smoldering in the duff.
The fire is being managed using multiple strategies. Containment percentage represents work completed in the full suppression and indirect line line constructions areas. The percent of work to be done and completed is only for operations being conducted on US side as Canada is managing their portion of the fire.
Below normal temperatures with a chance of precipitation. Best chance of wide spread rain is on Sunday.