Big Fire in Montana nearing Red Lodge

The Robertson Draw Fire is dominating the landscape in Southeast Montana with the Deep Creek Canyon Fire furthest northwest (photo below). Two new starts in the Montana Bighorns (yellow) and the RobinsonFire (green), south of Buffalo, WY, are circled as well.
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Flames Take Over Mt. Maurice, Evacs Near Red Lodge

Bottom line up front: "There are still no plans to evacuate the city of Red Lodge." -US Forest Service Public Information Officer Billy Chapman. You can see the flames overtaking Mt. Maurice in the photo above. These photos are from Tuesday night in and near Red Lodge. The smoke-filled haze...
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Infrared maps show Robertson Draw Fire now 20,000 acres in size

MISSOULA, Mont. — Overnight infrared maps show the Robertson Draw Fire burning near Red Lodge exploded to 20,436 acres. The fire was estimated to be 2,000 acres in size Tuesday, and the overnight flight was the first infrared mapping on the fire. The log’s interpretation of the Robertson Draw Fire...
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HWY 308 between Red Lodge and Belfry reopens

CARBON COUNTY, Mont. - Highway 308 between Red Lodge and Belfry has reopened to regular traffic, Carbon County Sheriff's Office posted on Facebook. CCSO advises drivers to be careful and warns the fluctuating situation can change at any moment.

Smoke from Montana fire moves into Wyoming Wednesday

(Cody, WY) — Smoke from the Robertson Draw Fire, which is located on the Custer Gallatin National Forest northwest of Clark, WY, is settling over a large portion of the Shoshone National Forest this morning. Smoke from this fire is expected to continue to be visible in the area for the foreseeable future.
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Fire South Of Red Lodge Prompts Evacuation Orders

The Carbon County Sheriff’s Office has issued an evacuation order for two drainages south of Red Lodge due to the Robertson Draw Fire. Custer Gallatin National Forest officials say the fire is very active and burning an estimated 200 acres in timber. The Gold and Ruby drainages were evacuated Monday...

Cody’s Heart Mountain With A Smoking View

Fire season is already underway with smoke from Red Lodge covering up all the mountains in Cody. Another fire in Clark saw Heart Mountain giving us a view with smoke coming from behind the mountain. Down below are some of the photos that were taken around 4:00 P.M. and around...
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Robertson Draw Fire on WY/MT State Line 200 Acres and Growing

Custer Gallatin National Forest has released more information on the Robertson Draw Fire, which has consumed 200 acres and will likely grow larger this week. On Monday, June 14, Custer Gallatin National Forest released its first official report on the Robertson Draw Fire. An InciWeb page is also active for the incident.