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Liberty Fire

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Flathead Agency
PO Box 40 Pablo Montana 59855
Pablo, MT 59855

News Releases — Liberty Fire

Operations Briefing for the Liberty Fire for Saturday, 8-19-17 Released: 8/19/2017
A video link for the Operational Briefing for the Liberty Fire for Saturday, August 19th given by Planning Operations Section Chief (PLOPS) trainee Todd Murray.LF Ops Brief
Weather Balloons Aid in Firefighting Released: 8/19/2017
Weather Balloons Aid in Firefighting Incident Meteorologist (IMET) Jon Pelton methodically assembled the parts necessary to attach the instrument package to the weather balloon. The balloon, when...
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued August 19, 2017 - for Rice Ridge-Liberty Fire Released: 8/19/2017
SYNOPSIS Weather and Fire Behavior Summary: Yesterday was a “Stout FireDay”. Many fires increased burned acres generating substantialsmoke production. Today’s winds although somewhat less in...
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet for Saturday, August 19th Released: 8/19/2017
Acres: 5,813 Percent Confinement Competed: 90%Fire Information: (406) 272-4354 (8:00 am to 8:00 pm)Yesterday: The excavator repair of a portion of containment line was completed north of Burnt Cabin,...
Operational Briefing for Liberty Fire for Friday 8-18 Released: 8/18/2017
Starting today the Great Basin IMT 3 will be posting a short video briefing for today's planned operations for the Liberty Fire. Just follow the attached link below. Friday's Operational Briefing...
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update for Friday August 18th Released: 8/18/2017
Acres: 5,671 Percent Confinement Completed: 90%Fire Information: 406-272-4354 (8:00 am to 8:00 pm)Yesterday: Generally fire activity was minimal. On the north side, a portion of containment line was...
Air Quality Summary Report - Liberty and Rice Ridge Fires For: Friday, 8-18 Released: 8/18/2017
Air Resource Advisor: Gary M. Curcio SYNOPSISWeather and Fire Behavior Summary: RED FLAG WARNING is in place. This can be a “Stout Fire Day” for fire growthand smoke production” due to gusty...
Air Quality Summary Report - Liberty and Rice Ridge Fires For: Thursday8-17 Released: 8/17/2017
Air Resource Advisor: Gary M. CurcioSYNOPSISWeather and Fire Behavior Summary: The current warming and drying trend continues with winds increasing lateafternoon. A NW flow is expected to continue...
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update for Thursday August 17th. Released: 8/17/2017
Acres: 5412 acres Percent Confinement Completed: 90%Fire Information: (406) 272-4354 (8:00 am to 8:00 pm)Yesterday: Yesterday's weather continued its warming trend with temperatures, a couple of...
Liberty Fire Fact Sheet Update for Wednesday, August 16th Released: 8/16/2017
Acres: 5400 acres Fire Information: 406-272-4354 (8:00 am to 8:00 pm)Yesterday: Yesterday's weather was warmer and dryer than Monday's and that trend will continue into today. With yesterday's...