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Sprague Fire

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Glacier National Park
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PO Box 128 West Glacier Montana 59936
West Glacier, MT 59936

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Phone: 406-888-7800
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News Releases — Sprague Fire

Final Sprague Fire Update Released: 10/4/2017
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 The Sprague Fire Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,982 acres. The Sprague Fire was reported the evening of August 10th and is located on the east...
Little Snowfall on Sprague Fire Released: 10/3/2017
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,982 acres. Fire activity remains minimal with creeping and smoldering in downed logs. The sprinkler system along the...
Equipment Pulled From Sprague Fire Released: 10/2/2017
Monday, October 2, 2017 Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,982 acres. Fire activity remains minimal with creeping and smoldering in downed logs. Crews will continue to monitor...
Snow Forecast for Sprague Fire Released: 10/1/2017
Sunday, October 1, 2017 Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,982 acres. Saturday’s Infrared flight showed growth of 61 acres along the south and northwest edge of the fire. Crews...
Wind to Increase on Sprague Fire Released: 9/30/2017
Saturday, September 30, 2017 Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,982 acres. Crews are monitoring fire activity and progression as the fire slowly backs downslope. Crews will...
Winds to Increase on Sprague Fire Released: 9/29/2017
Friday, September 29, 2017 Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,926 acres. Crews are monitoring fire activity and progression as the fire slowly backs downslope. Crews will...
Little Activity on Sprague Fire Released: 9/28/2017
Thursday, September 28, 2017 Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West Glacier): 16,926 acres. Crews are monitoring fire activity and progression as the fire slowly backs downslope. Crews will...
Warming Temperatures Expected on Sprague Fire Released: 9/27/2017
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Note: The infrared flight contacted last night showed an increase of 136 acres since the last flight on 9/17/2017. Sprague Fire (5 miles northeast of West...
More Smoke Likely From Sprague Fire Released: 9/26/2017
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Note: The infrared flight scheduled for September 25 was canceled because of clouds and is rescheduled for this evening; updated acreages were last received on...
Smoke Visible Over Sprague Fire Released: 9/25/2017
Smoke visible from Sprague Fire Monday, September 25, 2017 Note: An infrared flight is scheduled for tonight September 25; updated acreages were last received on 9/17/2017. Sprague Fire (5...