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Jolly Mountain Fire

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Okanogan/Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
215 Melody Lane
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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News Releases — Jolly Mountain Fire

Jolly Mountain Fire Update - September 16, 2017 Released: 9/16/2017
Careful and strategic planning, favorable weather and the judicious use of several tactical firefighting strategies has resulted in the successful containment on more than 30 percent of the Jolly...
More Evacuations to Change from Level 3 to Level 2 Saturday, Sept 16 Released: 9/15/2017
Evacuation Advisory To Be Reduced from Bear Creek to Night Sky Drive on Saturday Kittitas County, WA - 09/15/2017 - Effective at 8:00 AM Saturday morning (9/16), the Kittitas County Emergency...
Central Washington Smoke Report - September 15, 2017 Released: 9/15/2017
Smoke: Smoke is settling in the valley floors in the overnight hours. Communities closest to the fires and in the same or adjacent drainages are being effected the most. Areas of smoke early in the...
Jolly Mountain Fire Update - September 15, 2017 Released: 9/15/2017
Yesterday: Favorable weather conditions helped firefighters increase containment to 30% on the Jolly Mountain Fire. Hotshot crews utilized strategic firing operations to reduce unburned fuels...
Jolly Mountain Fire update - September 14, 2017 Released: 9/14/2017
Yesterday: Firefighters finished preparing and plumbing a pump and sprinkler system on the dozer-constructed line south of Salmon la Sac Creek. Crews patrolling the fire’s western and southern...
Jolly Mountain Fire Update - September 13, 2017 Released: 9/13/2017
Evacuations: Kittitas County, at the recommendation of the Incident Management Team, anticipates lowering the Driftwood Acres and Pineloch Sun areas to Evacuation Level II today. Current Kittitas...
Central Washington Smoke Report - September 13, 2017 Released: 9/13/2017
Smoke: Winds associated with the storm front have donea good job of clearing smoke out of the communities.Expect improving air quality conditions as winds willcontinue through the day. There is a...
Jolly Mountain Fire Update September 12, 2017 Released: 9/12/2017
Fire Information: 509-596-2423 Email: JollyMountainFireInfo@gmail.comFire Update – Tuesday, September 12, 2017 – 9:00 a.m. Evacuations: Kittitas County, at the recommendation of the Incident...
Central Washington Smoke Report - September 12, 2017 Released: 9/12/2017
Smoke Forecast Outlook issued September 12, 2017 Smoke: The day will start with smoke settling in the valleys due to lack of air movement in the atmosphere. Air quality should improve later this...
Highlights from This Morning's Operational Briefing, Tuesday, September 12 Released: 9/12/2017
Click here to watch exclusive highlights of this morning's 6:00 AM operational briefing:Type 1 Deputy Incident Commander Rob Allen opens with noting that Level 2 recommendations are being made today...