Tag: Funny River Fire

Funny River Fire Update

Funny River Fire Update

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

ALASKA INTERAGENCY INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TYPE 2 TEAM Rob Allen, INCIDENT COMMANDER FIRE INFORMATION PHONE: (907) 714-2484 FACEBOOK: Alaska Interagency Incident Management Team INCIWEB: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3878/ EMAIL: funnyriverfire@gmail.com 10:00 AM May 31, 2014 FUNNY RIVER FIRE UPDATE  193,243 acres with 54% containment Alaska Lieutenant Governor Mead Treadwell will be visiting the ICP this afternoon and available at the 1:30pm Media […]

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Funny River Fire Update

Funny River Fire Update

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

ALASKA INTERAGENCY INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TYPE 2 TEAM Rob Allen, INCIDENT COMMANDER FIRE INFORMATION PHONE: (907) 714-2484 FACEBOOK: Alaska Interagency Incident Management Team INCIWEB: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3878/ EMAIL: funnyriverfire@gmail.com 9:30 am May 27, 2014 FUNNY RIVER FIRE UPDATE 182,009 acres with 30% containment Firefighters made excellent progress yesterday extending containment lines on the west side of the fire […]

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Funny River Road is Still Closed

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Brenda Ahlberg At this time the Funny River Road is still CLOSED until further notice. When AKIMT and AK State Troopers determine that it is safe for residents to return to their homes, OEM will deploy a Rapid Notify message, work with local media and post on the websites to let folks know. NOTE: […]

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Funny River Fire Update

Funny River Fire Update

| May 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Brenda Ahlberg 123,649 acres with 20% containment On Saturday strong southwesterly winds associated with Red Flag Warning weather conditions tested containment lines and pushed the fire’s size to 123,649 acres by 11:30 PM. The lines held and firefighters successfully halted the fire’s northward progress at a fuel break by Brownes Lake, which is south […]

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HEA Taking Precautions as Funny River Fire Grows

HEA Taking Precautions as Funny River Fire Grows

| May 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Joe Gallagher May 24, 2014 – 4:00am –  As the Funny River Fire continues to expand, Homer Electric Association (HEA) is taking precautions to protect its transmission lines and continue to provide power to its members. Friday evening, the fire was very close to two transmission lines that are located between Kasilof and Soldotna, […]

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HEA Updates on Funny River Fire

HEA Updates on Funny River Fire

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Joe Gallagher HEA monitoring Funny River Fire Homer Electric Association (HEA) is closely monitoring the Funny River Fire and its proximity to HEA transmission lines and other facilities. As of Wednesday evening the fire has not impacted any HEA structures and there has been no disruption in service to HEA members. The primary concern […]

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