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Knob Fire

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National Forests in North Carolina
U.S. Forest Service
North Carolina
160A Zillicoa Street
Asheville, NC 28801

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Announcements — Knob Fire

Hunter Advisory Released: 11/20/2016
Hunter Advisory The Standing Indian Basin is closed to vehicle traffic and all public access from the entrance to Coweeta to the gate near the Standing Indian Campground. The Rock Mountain Fire is...
Appalachian National Scenic Trail to Implement Fire Restrictions Released: 11/17/2016
Good afternoon, The National Park Service (NPS) and Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) announce that fire restrictions are in place along the Appalachian National Scenic Trail (A.T.) from US Route...
Wind Event 11-9-2016 Released: 11/9/2016
Wind Event Today Northwest winds are expected to start increasing today. Ridge-top wind gusts of 30-35 mph will be possible today. Lower level winds could have gusts to 25 mph. Strong winds continue...
Burn Ban Issued in 25 Counties Released: 11/7/2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MONDAY, NOV. 07, 2016 Contact: Brian R. Haines, public information officer N.C. Forest Service 919-857-4828 Burning ban issued for 25 mountain counties to protect lives...
11-4-2016 Fog and Smoke Alert Released: 11/4/2016
Smoke from Western North Carolina Fires Could Reduce VisibilityHayesville, N.C. – Calm winds tonight combined with potential patchy dense fog may combine with the smoke settling from Western North...