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Dry Hollow Fire

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Monongahela National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
200 Sycamore Street
Elkins, WV 26241

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News Releases — Dry Hollow Fire

Dry Hollow Fire Update – December 3 Released: 12/3/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., December 3 – Today fire officials transitioned the Dry Hollow Fire in Pendleton County near Upper Tract to a Type 4 incident management team. Thanks to recent weather patterns...
Dry Hollow Fire Update – December 2 Released: 12/2/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., December 2 – The Dry Hollow Fire in Pendleton County near Upper Tract finally received some moisture over the past 24 hours and some snow at the higher elevations. Additional...
Dry Hollow Fire Update – December 1 Released: 12/1/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., December 1 – The Dry Hollow Fire in Pendleton County near Upper Tract received approximately one-quarter inch of rain in the past 24 hours, which has temporarily stalled fire...
Dry Hollow Fire Increases to 1,289 Acres November 30 Released: 11/30/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., November 30, 2019, 8 p.m. – Today firefighters continued to work on the Dry Hollow Fire in Pendleton County near Upper Tract. The fire progressed along the west flank on...
Dry Hollow Fire - 10 a.m. Update - 11-30-2019 Released: 11/30/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., November 30, 2019, 10 a.m. – The 720-acre Dry Hollow Fire in Pendleton County near Upper Tract is 60 percent contained, although it continues to grow along the western...
Update on the Dry Hollow Fire on Monongahela National Forest Released: 11/29/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., November 29, 2019 – Today more than 50 firefighters and four engines continued to work on the Dry Hollow Fire in Pendleton County near Upper Tract. The fire has caused...
Smoke in the Franklin Area Released: 11/29/2019
Smoke from the Dry Hollow Fire is moving south this afternoon, causing extremely smoky conditions in the Franklin area. People with respiratory illnesses can reduce their exposure to the smoke by...
Dry Hollow Fire - 10 a.m. Update - 11-29-2019 Released: 11/29/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., November 29, 2019 – Fire activity has decreased now that winds have diminished, although firefighters are still dealing with numerous hazards such as rolling debris, downed...
Fire Crews Respond to Wildfire in Pendleton County, Smoke Hole Road Closed Released: 11/28/2019
Upper Tract, W.Va., November 28, 2019 – Fire crews responded to a wildfire on Monongahela National Forest early this morning, two miles north of Upper Tract in extremely steep and rocky terrain....