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Stink Water Fire

Unit Information

Shoshone National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
808 Meadow Lane Avenue
Cody, WY 82414

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Incident Contact

Stink Water Fire Information
Phone: 307-250-0148
Hours: M-F 8:00am-4:30pm

Highlighted Activity

09/10/2019 Fishhawk Fire and Stink Water Fire Update
CODY, WY—September 10, 2019—Management of both the Fishhawk Fire and the Stink Water Fire transferred from Rocky Mountain Incident Management Blue Team back to local resources at 6:00pm Monday,.
News - 09/10/2019
Stink Water Map Sept 7, 2019Image options: [ Full Size ]

The Stink Water Fire remains at 47 acres, is 68% contained with no anticipated spread. Local resources will continue to monitor.


Yesterday’s precipitation along with today’s predicted moisture and cooler temperatures have been good for keeping the fire in its place. With more rain forecasted for this coming week, there should be minimal fire activity.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginTuesday September 03rd, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Location35 miles NW of Cody, Wyo.
Incident CommanderPhillips, IC4
Coordinates44.623 latitude, -109.754 longitude

Current Situation

Size47 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained68%
Estimated Containment DateSunday September 15th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Timber with a heavy dead and down component

Outlook

Planned Actions

Structure protection work