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Jack Creek Fire

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Okanogan/Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Washington
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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News Releases — Jack Creek Fire

Sept 26 Fire Update and trail closure reduction Released: 9/26/2017
Acres: 3,724 Containment: 0% Start Date: August 11, 2017 Cause: Lightning Location: 10 miles WSW of Leavenworth, WA Inciweb: http://tinyurl.com/JackCreekInciweb Facebook:...
Air Quality Sept 19 Released: 9/19/2017
Smoke: Smoke is at a low point currently. Good air quality dominates the Central Washington area. Expect good air quality throughout the area over the next several days. Patchy areas of smoke and...
Air Quality Sept 18th Released: 9/18/2017
Smoke: Rain overnight has improved air quality significantly. Expect patchy smoke and haze to occur in valley bottoms. With the continued stormy pattern, smoke production from fires should decrease...
Air Quality- Sept 17 Released: 9/17/2017
Smoke: Widespread haze and smoke will continue through Sunday. Heavier concentrations will occur in areas near active fire perimeters. Expect overnight smoke to settle in valley bottoms creating...
Air Quality- Sept 15 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...
Air Quality Report- Sept 14th Released: 9/14/2017
Smoke: Winds have decreased overnight and areas of patchy smoke have developed. Areas Closest to the fire will continue to see pockets of smoke and haze throughout the period. The inversion should...
Air Quality Sept 13th Released: 9/13/2017
Smoke: Winds associated with the storm front have done a good job of clearing smoke out of the communities. Expect improving air quality conditions as winds will continue through the day. There is a...
Update Sept 13 Released: 9/13/2017
Fire footprint expands in the Eightmile and Stuart Lake drainages Based on a recon flight yesterday, new fire acreage is estimated at 3,724. Observed fire activity on Tuesday consisted of...
Air Quality Report- Sept 11 Released: 9/11/2017
Smoke: Expect generally good to moderate air quality during the daytime hours and nighttime incursions due to
Air Quality Report- Sept 10 Released: 9/10/2017
Smoke: Much of the smoke that was settled in the Columbia Basin and surrounding drainages has now dissipated. Smoke in the communities of concern will be impacted from smoke from fires in the same...