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Sunrise Fire

Unit Information

Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
420 Barrett St
Dillon, MT 59725

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Incident Contact

Catherine McRae
Email: catherine.mcrae@usda.gov
Phone: 406-925-3353
Hours: M-F 0800 to 1900, S/S- 1000 to 1800

CURRENT STATUS 

The Sunrise Fire reached 100% containment 18 September, 2022 at 1130 local time.  No smoke is currently showing, crews will continue to patrol the fire area in the coming days.

CLOSURES AND SPECIAL MESSAGES 

The Sunrise Fire can be found at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/8422/ 

There are no closures currently in place for this area although we ask that the public remain out of the area so that Fire Personnel can focus on the fire.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUndetermined
Date of OriginSunday September 11th, 2022 approx. 02:00 PM
Incident CommanderIC Kyle Errecart and IC (T) Stephen Whorley, Madison District, BDNF
Coordinates45.134 latitude, -111.785 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel40
Size174 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Today, considerable cloudiness. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 68F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.