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by ParkBull
Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

South Platte Ranger District Closes Area Around Shawnee Peak Fire for Public Safety Ahead of Archery Season Conifer, Colo., August 29, 2019 – For Immediate Release. The South Platte Ranger District of the Pike National Forest in Park County today implemented a closure order for an area around the Sh...
by ParkBull
Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

Location: Park County, east of Kenosha Pass, southwest of Shawnee, CO Time Reported: approximately 3:15 p.m., Mon. Aug 26, 2019 Size: 46 acres Containment: 10% Total Personnel: 219 Cause: unknown Jurisdiction: USDA-Forest Service, Pike National Forest Cooperating Agencies: Park County #ShawneePeakFi...
by ParkBull
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

Update 9:30 p.m., 8/28/19

The fire became more active today due to the increased temperatures and low humidities. Firefighters still made good progress as they continued work on reinforcing existing firelines.
by ParkBull
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: County Wide *BURN BAN*
Replies: 0
Views: 28

County Wide *BURN BAN*

Due to current critical weather conditions and the Shawnee Peak Fire, per County Ordinance 19-01, the Park County Sheriff is issuing a

County Wide Burn Ban

until further notice.

Please contact your local fire districts for further information
by ParkBull
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

#ShawneePeakFire Location: Park County, east of Kenosha Pass, southwest of Shawnee, CO Time Reported: approximately 3:15 p.m., Mon. Aug 26, 2019 Size: 37 acres Containment: 0% Total Personnel: 159 Cause: unknown Jurisdiction: USDA-Forest Service, Pike National Forest Cooperating Agencies: Park Count...
by ParkBull
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

Shawnee Peak Fire Update Tuesday, August 27, 2019 – 9:30 p.m. Pike National Forest Current Situation: Cool temperatures and higher humidity kept fire behavior to a minimum last night. Firefighters were transported to the fire earlier today to begin constructing fireline. The fireline will tie into n...
by ParkBull
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

Update 11pm, 8/26/19 The Shawnee Peak Fire is currently burning 40 acres in a remote area of the Lost Creek Wilderness. Today crews attempted to gain access to the fire on the ground as helicopters and fixed wing aircraft did aerial recon and used bucket drops to help slow the fires growth. The are...
by ParkBull
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Colorado Alert
Topic: Mount Evans Highway (CO 5) Updates
Replies: 9
Views: 7739

Re: Mount Evans Highway (CO 5) Updates

CDOT has announced the top portion of the Mount Evans Highway will close for the season starting next Tuesday, Sept. 6. This segment of Colorado Highway 5 is the first of several seasonal road closures that will happen in the coming months.
by ParkBull
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Re: Shawnee Peak Fire

Update 9pm, 8/26/19 Numerous additional crews have been ordered for the Shawnee Peak Fire. There are now a total of 3 Hotshot crews assigned to this fire. One of those crews is currently working the fire and the others will arrive tomorrow. 2 additional hand crews have been assigned to the fire and...
by ParkBull
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Fire and Smoke Alerts
Topic: Shawnee Peak Fire
Replies: 15
Views: 720

Shawnee Peak Fire

#ShawneePeakFire is currently burning 37 acres east of Kenosha pass in a remote area near Shawnee Peak https://psiccfireinfo.blogspot.com/2019/08/fire-activity-82619.html?spref=tw Monday, August 26, 2019 Fire Activity 8.26.19 Shawnee Peak Fire Update 5:50pm, 8.26.19 Aircraft has flown over the fire ...