Firefighters are using favorable weather conditions to prepare holding lines ahead of winds predicted for Wednesday and Thursday, August 15-16. The Cougar Creek Fire is currently at 31,062 acres and still at 5% containment. The Lost Fire has not grown. Evacuation levels remain unchanged as of Tuesday, August 14 at 9:00 AM.
There will be a community meeting in Chelan at the Chelan Performing Arts Center tonight, August 14 at 6:00 PM. Please take this opportunity to meet the fire team members and have your questions answered regarding the Cougar Creek and Lost Fires.