Fire advance limited despite changing winds

By | August 22, 2015

The Daily Inter Lake reports that despite a cold front pushing strong winds over the Sheep Fire burning about two miles south of Essex, the flame front had not advanced significantly since it forced the closure of U.S. 2 on Thursday at the southern edge of Glacier National Park. The road remains closed to through traffic between West Glacier and East Glacier Park, although local traffic and those with lodging reservations in the area are permitted to travel through. Read the full story here.


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