Suppression efforts and perimeter control continue to progress. The Incident Commander expects the containment level to reach 98% by this evening. Fire crews continue to mop up 300 feet in along the perimeter and 300 feet around structures. An IR flight was taken today and there is heat in the interior and some areas of the perimeter. People travelling the road should expect to see smokes within areas of the fire. Signage will be placed along the highway in the fire area and information boards.
For more information, please call 907-356-5511.