North Hills
FIRE
5,019
acres
7.4 mi
N of Helena, MT
100%
containment
CONTAINED
Last Updated: 4 months ago
Incident #: NWCG-6464
Fire Start: Friday, July 26, 2019 6:00 AM MDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 4 months ago

The North Hills Fire is 100% contained and on patrol. A significant thundershower occurred over the fire area. There is potential for flash floods and debris flow in the burn scar. https://www.lccountymt.gov/des.html

Occasional smoke and/or dust devils may be visible in the future. The North Hills Fire will continue to be monitored.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Human Caused
Date of Origin:
Friday July 26th, 2019 approx. 12:00 PM
Location:
3 miles northwest of Lake Helena
Incident Commander:
Type 4 Incident Commander
Coordinates:
46.751, -111.952

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
12
Size (Acres):
5,019
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Sunday August 11th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Significant Events:
Minimal, smoldering

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Patrol fire
Remarks:
Occasional smoke and/or dust devils may be visible in the future. Resources assigned to the North Hills Fire will be available for new fire starts. The North Hills fire will continue to be monitored.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
A significant thundershower occurred over the fire area. There is potential for flash floods and debris flow in the burn scar.

Contact

Incident Contact
Fire Information
Email: clbeckman@mt.gov
Phone: 406-370-8755
Fire Unit Information
Montana Department of Natural Resources & Conservation
1539 Eleventh Ave.
Helena, MT 59601