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Beeskove Fire

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Lolo National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
24 Fort Missoula Road
Missoula, MT 59804

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News Releases — Beeskove Fire

Aug. 2: Firefighters on-scene anticipate a critical fire weather day Released: 8/2/2019
Firefighters on-scene anticipate a critical fire weather day MISSOULA, MT – Today is a critical fire weather day with an approaching cold front. A Red Flag Warning is in effect from noon through 11...
Aug. 1 Update: Firefighters continue to improve lines & implement strategy Released: 8/1/2019
Firefighters on-scene continue to improve lines and implement strategy in anticipation of a changing weather pattern MISSOULA, MT – A ridge of high pressure has been over the fire area and will...
July 31 Update: Firefighters take advantage of moderated fire behavior Released: 7/31/2019
Firefighters take advantage of moderated fire behavior to improve lines and strategy MISSOULA, MT – Favorable weather conditions moderated fire behavior yesterday. No infrared flight occurred last...
July 30 Update: Firefighters begin indirect line construction Released: 7/30/2019
July 30, 2019 Firefighters begin direct and indirect line construction today on Beeskove Fire MISSOULA, MT – The warmer and dry weather led to moderate fire growth yesterday. Some uphill runs and...
July 29 Update: Suppression efforts continue on Beeskove Fire Released: 7/29/2019
July 29, 2019 Suppression efforts continue on Beeskove Fire; area closure remains in place for public and firefighter safety MISSOULA, MT – The Beeskove Fire is mapped at 182 acres and is...
Gusty Winds Force Ground and Air Resources From Fire; Long-range spotting Released: 7/28/2019
Gusty Winds Force Ground and Air Resources From Fire; Long-range spotting occurs Yesterday’s predicted weather materialized with sustained winds over 30 mph. Air resources were grounded due to...
07/27/2019 - Morning Update - Beeskove fire Released: 7/27/2019
Firefighters Continue Suppression Operations on Beeskove Fire - Gusty Winds in the Forecast Firefighters continue making good progress on the Beeskove Fire this morning burning northeast of...