Big Windy Grows; Douglas at 79% Contained
The Big Windy fire experienced an active surface spread yesterday and is now listed 23,809 acres with containment estimated at 20 percent.
933 firefighters remain assigned to the complex and today will continue with fire line preparation and aerial ignition operations as appropriate to gain depth on the containment lines.
The 48,679 acre Douglas Complex is now 79 percent contained with 1,243 firefighters today mopping up at least 200 feet inside established fire lines.
Crews continue water drops from aerial resources to keep the Labrador fire, still at 2,023 acres from an uncontrolled spread. 75 fire fighters continue to monitor the fire situation around the Oak Flat residential area.