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Burnt Peak Fire

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Kootenai National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
31374 US Hwy 2 Libby Montana 59923
Libby, MT 59923

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August 21 Burnt Peak and South Yaak Fires Evening Update

Burnt Peak Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 8/21/2021

The Burnt Peak and South Yaak have measured over 1.6” of rain on parts of the fire areas since Thursday night. Crews, engines, and heavy equipment continue to make progress on direct and indirect fireline as well as alternate containment lines and shaded fuel breaks when and where road conditions allow. We also got the good news that the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office lifted all pre-evacuation notices across the area.