Posts Tagged ‘Fire Danger Rating’

Fire Update Wed. July 4 – Trinidad Over 500 Acres, Entiat Nearing Containment

A brush fire about 500 acres in size is burning near Crescent Bar in the Baird Springs area near Trinidad hill. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office says the fire started yesterday afternoon near Trinidad and quickly grew to 500 acres, threatening homes, crops, range land and orchards. Last night, authorities lowered evacuation levels for homes…

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Fire Danger Increasing Across Eastern Washington, DNR Says

State officials are warning about increased wildfire danger in all of Eastern Washington through the weekend. The state Department of Natural Resources says increasing winds, higher temperatures and lower humidity are expected to heighten the risk of wildfires. Dan Langager talks with DNR’s Communications Manager Janet Pearce about the agency’s decision to increase their Fire Danger…

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