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Alice Creek Fire

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Helena - Lewis and Clark National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2880 Skyway Drive Helena Montana 59602
Helena, MT 59602

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News Releases — Alice Creek Fire

9-17-17 Released: 9/17/2017
This will be the last fire update from Great Basin Team 2. The Fire Remains at 29,252 acres and 80% contained. Due to the hard work of the firefighters and recent significant precipitation,...
Fire Update 9-16-17 Released: 9/16/2017
Saturday, September 16, 2017 The last two days have brought continuous rain and snow over the Alice Creek Fire area. Precipitation amounts totaled up to 2 inches with more forecasted...
Fire Update 9-15-17 Released: 9/15/2017
Yesterday brought continuous rain over the Alice Creek Fire area, with snow falling throughout the night. The entire fire area is covered in snow at this time. Weather forecasts show that rain and...
Alice Creek Fire Evacuations Lifted Released: 9/14/2017
Alice Creek Fire Evacuations Lifted by Lewis & Clark County Sheriff As a weather system has moved through the area of the Alice Creek Fire leaving measurable precipitation, Fire Officials and the...
Fire Update 9-14-17 10am Released: 9/14/2017
As predicted, rain moved into the Alice Creek fire area last evening. The entire fire area received up to ¼ inch of precipitation overnight; the heaviest rain is expected this evening and on into...
Fact Sheet 9-13-17 10 pm Released: 9/13/2017
This will be the last nightly fact sheet for the Alice Creek Fire. Daily updates will continue to be circulated online and throughout the communities of Wolf Creek, Augusta and the surrounding area....
Fire update 9-13-17 Released: 9/13/2017
The fire was very active yesterday near Highway 200 and in the Tom’s Gulch area. The most significant activity took place approximately ¾ mile northeast of the Elk Meadows subdivision near...
Fire Fact Sheet 9-12-17 10 pm Released: 9/12/2017
Fire behavior was once again active on the Alice Creek Fire this afternoon, September 12th. The most significant activity took place approximately ¾ mile northeast of the Elk Meadows subdivision,...
Fire Update 9-12-17 10 am Released: 9/12/2017
Fire activity picked up yesterday afternoon in the southeast corner of the fire, north of Elk Meadows, when humidity dropped and gusty winds affected fire behavior. Resources were moved from less...
Fire Fact Sheet 9-11-17 10 pm Released: 9/11/2017
Active fire behavior is taking place on the Alice Creek Fire tonight, September 11th. The fire is backing down to Highway 200 and firefighters are working to keep the fire on the west side of the...