Howe Ridge Fire Update
Located in northwestern Montana, the Howe Ridge Fire started Saturday, August 11th. Weather conditions were very unfavorable.
Hot and dry conditions prompted this fire to grow 2,600 acres in just four days and is still at zero percent containment.
Due to fast growth, the fire prompted rapid evacuations. Unfortunately, multiple private residences have been destroyed as well as historic buildings along Lake McDonald.
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For WeatherNation -Meteorologist Shelly Lindblade