Information: Visit the Clearwater and Nez Perce National Forests web site or call 208-842-2877.
Canyon Creek (Boise National Forest): 5,451 acres at 50 percent contained. This is fire is located 20 miles northeast of Lowman. Isolated interior torching associated with active backing fire on the north and northwest flanks was observed. Area roads remain closed to the public. Structure protection is in place for two commercial properties.
I hope you have been getting some of the weather we have been getting. The past two mornings have been in the 30s. Had frost in places yesaterday morning. Humiduty at night and morning has been real high also. Sure helps the fire situation a lot.