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Pole Creek Fire

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Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
857 West South Jordan Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095

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News Releases — Pole Creek Fire

Daily Update September 21, 2018 Released: 9/21/2018
Firefighters made significant progress yesterday, and as a result, both HWY 6 and HWY 89 are now open to the public. While traveling through the fire area, the public should be aware that...
Daily update Pole Creek 092018 Released: 9/20/2018
Wednesday as the fire continued to move north it split into two heads and pushed around the homes at the northern end of Wanrhodes Creek. Days of investment in structure protection work paid...
Pole Creek Fire AM Video Briefing - Operations Released: 9/19/2018
Today's video briefing by John Kelley (Operations Section Chief) is posted on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest's Facebook
Smoke Forecast - 9/19/18 Released: 9/19/2018
Fire and Weather The Incident Meteorologist predicts a return of Red Flag conditions today. The Fire Behavior Analyst is expecting extreme fire behavior with high potential for rapid fire...
Pole Creek AM Update - 9/19/18 Released: 9/19/2018
Yesterday was another Red Flag Fire Weather Warning day. It was a hot, dry, windy day and firefighters faced active fire behavior across the Pole Creek Fire, with increases in acreage nearing 10,000...
Pole Creek PM Update - 9/18/18 Released: 9/18/2018
Pole Creek Fire Evening UpdateThe Pole Creek Fire was very active today. Despite aerial and ground suppression efforts, red flag conditions and terrain continued to move into Diamond Fork Canyon,...
Pole Creek Fire - September 18, 2018 Update Released: 9/18/2018
Pole Creek Fire - September 18, 2018 UpdateYesterday: A reprieve from seven continuous days of Red Flag conditions allowed air resources to aggressively attack the fire. With winds down slightly and...
Pole Creek Fire September 17 update Released: 9/17/2018
The Pole Creek fire crossed over Highway 6 and moved approximately 5-miles northward in the Diamond Fork area. The fire moved very little in the Covered Bridge area. Firefighters have been...
Update 9/16/2018 Pole Creek Fire Released: 9/16/2018
Pole Creek Fire September 16 Update Great Basin Team 1 (Incident Commander Marty Adell), a Type 1 Incident Management Team, is managing the Pole Creek Fire. A Rocky Mountain...
9/15 Update Pole Creek- Bald Mountain Fire Released: 9/15/2018
Community Meeting TONIGHT at the Salem Hills High School at 5PM Great Basin Team 1, a Type 1 Incident Management Team, assumed command of the both the Pole Creek and Bald Mountain fire’s...