The fire in the Mt. Cashmere area is now over 1400 acres and still burning within the 94′ Rat Creek fire boundaries. This Icicle Canyon fire has aerial support today. The heli base has been moved from Leavenworth to the airport near at Lake Wenatchee. The Sears Creek fire near Lake Wenatchee is currently at 184 acres. Currently there is over 52,000 acres burning in Chelan County. The fires in Chelan County are 30% contained.
The air quality is improving in the Leavenworth Area. http://airgraphing.pscleanair.org/ Looks like it’s about 120, it’s been as high as 180-200 the past week.
Helicoptor water pickup at Fish Lake
Heli-Base at Lake Wenatchee