Montana Department of Natural Resources & Conservation
1539 Eleventh Ave.
Helena, MT 59601
The Harris Fire was first reported Thursday, July 15th around 12 AM. Local Carbon County fire personnel responded. The incident was turned over to the County Assist Team (CAT) at 6:00 AM on Sunday, June 18th. The Harris Fire is now 100% contained and in patrol status. It has been turned back over to the local unit. All evacuations and road closures have been lifted.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Thursday July 15th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||Approximately 2 miles NE of the town of Joliet|
|Incident Commander||Don Pyrah, County Assist Team|
|Incident Description||Crews continue mop-up operations and patrol. The fire is 100% contained and has now been turned back over to the local unit with the following resources: *8 engines *2 dozers *Associated overhead personnel All evacuations and road closures have been lifted.|
|Coordinates||45.538 latitude, -108.92 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Light flashy fuels. Heavy & tall grass and forested draws.
Patrol and continue mop-up operations.
|Projected Incident Activity|
No further spread anticipated, forward progression stopped.
Hot and dry, gusty and variable winds