Magpie Rock Fire containment remains at 62 percent


Dixon, MT –Firefighters will evaluate opportunities to continue to engage the fire safely as weather, terrain and the fire permits.  Acreage is at 3,539 acres.

Today, crews will continue to mop-up and patrol along active fire line.


Weather, Sunny.  Temperatures will be 90-95 valleys and 70-75 ridges.  Relative humidity is expected to be 11-21 percent. Winds will be 4-8 mph in the afternoon.  Ridge top, southwest 5-10 mph. 

Three hundred and thirty personnel are assigned to the incident. 

Evacuation Notices: None at this time.  Structures Threatened: None at this time

Road Closures: To reduce the risk to firefighters and public, the D-6000 road between Revais and Magpie, Magpie D-5000 road are closed.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this notice, please contact Division of Fire at 676-2550 or contact C.T. Camel, Fire Information Officer, at 406-676-2550 ext. 6407 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.