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Uno Peak Fire

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Okanogan/Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Washington
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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Uno Peak Fire August 31, 2017

Uno Peak Fire Wildfire
News – 8/31/2017

Firefighters responding to new 50 acre fire in Lake Chelan area


Fire: Uno Peak Fire

Containment: 0%

Acres: 50

Start Date: August 30, 2017

Cause: Unknown

Location: 15 miles NW of Manson, WA

Fuels/Topography: Timber, grass, rugged terrain

Today: Firefighters are responding to a new wildfire in the Uno Peak area located 15 miles northwest of Manson, WA. The Uno Peak Fire is estimated at approximately 50 acres. At this time, fire managers are utilizing ground based firefighters as well as air tankers and helicopters to respond. Three small and one large airtankers and three helicopters are assisting with aerial water delivery.

Closures: Due to public safety concerns the area around the fire is now closed to entry including the Summer Blossom and Safety Harbor Trailheads and the South Navarre Campground. Forest Service personnel are contacting hikers and other forest visitors in the area regarding this closure.

Fire Information:

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