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Funny River Fire Update and Map

ALASKA INTERAGENCY INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TYPE 2 TEAM Rob Allen, INCIDENT COMMANDER FIRE INFORMATION PHONE: (907) 714-2484 FACEBOOK: Alaska Interagency Incident Management Team INCIWEB: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3878/ EMAIL: funnyriverfire@gmail.com 9:30 am May 25, 2014 FUNNY RIVER FIRE UPDATE 123,649 acres with 20% containment On Saturday strong southwesterly winds associated with Red Flag Warning weather conditions tested containment lines […]

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Funny River Fire Evacuation Advisory

There is an evacuation advisory in place for the east side (fire side) of the Sterling Highway from Kalifornsky Beach road at the Soldotna end, to mile marker 109 which is the Kasilof Bridge. The advisory is also for all of Funny River Road from the airport East. on the south of the road. This is just […]

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Funny River Fire Update & Map

FUNNY RIVER FIRE UPDATE 9:30 am 96,584 acres with 20% containment  Yesterday firefighters made further progress constructing fire containment lines along the north and northwest sides of the #funnyriverfire and containment is now at 20 percent. At 5 PM, the fire was 96,584 acres, but enlarged significantly overnight. 409 personnel are assigned to the fire. Aerial […]

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Evacuation Readiness Issued For Pollard Loop Area Near Funny River Fire

Pollard Loop Subdivision, on the Sterling Hwy between Soldotna and Kasilof, was placed under a evacuation readiness advisory about 1:30 pm Friday. This is not an evacuation order. This means get ready as an evacuation request could be issued in the future. #funnyriverfire

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Where To Get Funny River Fire Information

The Alaska Incident Management Team on the #funnyriverfire has planned community meetings for this evening (May 22) to bring the most updated information and maps about the fire to the community and answer questions.  Those meetings will be held  at Tustumena Elementary School at 6 pm and at the Funny River Community Center at 8 […]

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New Phone Number for Funny River Fire Information

The Information staff with the Alaska Incident Management Team on the #funnyriverfire has  moved the Incident Command Post to Skyview High School and has a phone number now where the public can call to ask questions. That number is 714-2484. 

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Funny River Fire Grows to 44,423 acres, Public Meetings Scheduled for Tonight

May 22, 2014 FUNNY RIVER FIRE UPDATE Firefighters continued working through the night to contain the Funny River Fire. The Funny River Fire has burned 44,423 acres within the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. It is five percent contained. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The Alaska Interagency Incident Management Team will hold two […]

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More Sites for Funny River Fire Information

Official fire information on the #funnyriverfire can also be found at http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3878/. The Inciweb page is maintained by the team on that fire.

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Funny River Fire update

May 21, 2014 FUNNY RIVER FIRE UPDATE Funny River Fire Grows to 20,000 acres The Funny River Fire is sending significant smoke into Soldotna and Kasilof today and as far as Anchorage and Homer. The fire, currently estimated at 20,000 acres, is burning within the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Despite cooler temperatures and higher humidities […]

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Erratic fire behavior on Funny River Fire

(Soldotna, AK) – The fire was very active over night because of low humidity. It is estimated to be near 7,000 acres. It has reached Tustumena Lake and is spreading East and West along the shore. The fire is 10 miles long stretching from south of the Soldotna airport to the lake and about a […]

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