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Bacon Rind Fire

Unit Information

Custer Gallatin National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
10 East Babcock Ave.
Bozeman, MT 59771

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News Releases — Bacon Rind Fire

Fire Information Update 10/5/2018 Released: 10/5/2018
Update: Cold and wet weather has reached the Bacon Rind fire. October 4th and 5th .80 inches of rain, followed by 1 in. of snow fell over the fire area. However, isolated smokes remain visible in...
Modified Closures 10/2/2018 Released: 10/1/2018
Bacon Rind FireTuesday October 2, 2018 Bacon Rind Fire closures have been modified to reflect the changing conditions of the fire: Yellowstone National Park Closure: The Bacon Rind Trail and the...
Bacon Rind Fire behavior remains low to moderate Released: 9/28/2018
Update: Fire activity remains varied within the low to moderate range throughout the fire perimeter. Wednesday afternoon winds fanned fire within a group of trees next to the west side of Highway...
Bacon Rind Fire Continues to Shape the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem Released: 9/26/2018
Bacon Rind Fire Tuesday, September 26, 2018 Tuesday: The fire continued to find opportunity to burn in dead and down trees within the old Rathbone Burned Area on the west side of Highway 191 south...
Cool Weather Dampens Bacon Rind Fire Released: 9/25/2018
Current perimeter size: Approx. 4,912 acres (9/21/18) · 1,777 acres-Yellowstone National Park · 3,135 acres-Custer Gallatin National Forest Location: Approximately 20 miles south of Big...
Bacon Rind Fire Update 9.21.2018 Released: 9/21/2018
Bacon Rind Fire September 21, 2018 Summary: Cooler temperatures and higher humidity on Thursday brought about quieter fire behavior. Late Wednesday night the fire area received .02 inches of rain...
Sept. 19 Update for the Bacon Rind Fire Released: 9/19/2018
Bacon Rind Fire September 19, 2018 Fire Information updates will be posted on a Monday, Wednesday, and Friday schedule. Visit Inciweb and LIKE the Custer Gallatin National Forest...
Dry Windy Weather Increases Fire Activty on Bacon Rind Fire Released: 9/18/2018
Tuesday, September 18, 2018.....Strong winds and low relative humidity increased fire behavior on the Bacon Rind Fire again today. Columns of smoke could be seen in the upper slopes of the Snowslide...
Warm and Dry Weather Increases Fire Behavior on Sunday Released: 9/17/2018
Bacon Rind Fire September 17, 2018 Fire Information updates will be posted on a Monday, Wednesday, and Friday schedule. Visit Inciweb and LIKE the Custer Gallatin National Forest...
Fire weather continues in the Bacon Rind fire area Released: 9/16/2018
Visit the Custer Gallatin National Forest Facebook page for a message from the Incident Commander trainee on the Bacon Rind Fire.Warm, dry and breezy weather is forecasted for Monday. Active fire...