Pedro Mountain Fire Update

Pedro Mountain Fire Update: It is currently 10% contained and is 12,028 acres with 324 personnel on the fire. Yesterday crews were able to hold the line on the north end of the fire where they had burned out the vegetation. The Incident Management Team is preparing for increased fire behavior due to weather, terrain, and predicted fire behavior. A red flag warning is in effect and has been issued by the US National Weather Service Cheyenne Wyoming

If you would like more information on the Pedro Mountain Fire, you can follow the InciWeb page that has been created at
https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6549/ and the Bureau of Land Management – Wyoming Facebook page.

Photo: Crews strategically burned vegetation where the fire is expected to spread during a burnout operation on Tuesday (Pardue, Courtesy of Wyoming State Forestry Division).