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Burdette Fire

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Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Montana
Missoula, MT 59804

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News Releases — Burdette Fire

95% Containment Released: 9/8/2017
Updated GIS analysis has established 95% containment of the Burdette Fire as of 6 pm September
Please see Sunrise Fire on Inciweb for Burdette Fire updates Released: 9/8/2017
Please see Sunrise Fire on Inciweb for Burdette Fire updates. Both fires are being managed by Ken Parks' Type 3 Incident Management
Smoke Outlook for September 6, 2017 Released: 9/6/2017
Smoke: Air Quality Alert in effect today for Missoula, Lake, and Ravalli counties. Light variable winds today including a north northwesterly component, allowing smoke to impact communities downwind...
Smoke Outlook for September 5 2017 Released: 9/5/2017
Smoke: Air Quality Alert in effect today for Missoula, Lake, and Ravalli counties. Winds, lighter today than yesterday, will continue from the east this afternoon, allowing smoke to impact...
Smoke outlook for September 4, 2017 Released: 9/4/2017
Smoke: Air Quality Alert in effect today for Missoula, Lake, and Ravalli counties. Winds turned northeast overnight and will continue today, allowing smoke from fires east of the Bitterroot Valley to...
Smoke Outlook for Sunday September 3, 2017 Released: 9/3/2017
Smoke: Air Quality Alert in effect today for Missoula, Lake, and Ravalli counties. Smoke will persist this morning in the Bitterroot Valley, lifting some this afternoon. Smoke will return in areas...
Smoke Outlook for September 2, 2017 Released: 9/2/2017
Smoke: Somewhat better air quality will continue across the area today with daytime west winds, becoming calmer overnight, allowing smoke to settle back down into valleys by early morning. Increased...
Smoke Outlook for September 1 2017 Released: 9/1/2017
Smoke: Overall Friday is best represented by “Good” to “Moderate” for air quality. Smoke is expected to filter back into valley locations overnight. Air quality for the weekend is expected to...
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 31, 2017 at 11:03 AM EDT Released: 8/31/2017
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 31, 2017 at 11:03 AM EDTOutlook for SunriseSmoke: A dry cold front will bring westerly winds and some relief from smoke as well as cooler morningtemperatures....
Sunrise Burdette Daily Update August 31, 2017 Released: 8/31/2017
Sunrise Fire Lolo National Forest August 31, 2017 Update Red Flag Warning continues. Containment on the Sunrise fire is now at 90% and the Red Flag Warning remains in effect today for gusty...