#Breaking | Chumstick Fire | Second Fire in Chelan County

Update 5/8/2016, 1816 Hours PDT

Incident Summary

A second fire is burning in Chelan County.  Both the #RibbonCliffFire, which is burning near Entiat and this fire called the #ChumstickFire is located on the eastside of #ChumstickHwy in Washington State.

This roadway is known as the “Old SR209” that connects to Leavenworth.  Many homes from various sizes and varying amounts of acres litter this area.

Fire fuels are: brush and timber.

Photo Credit: Chelan Co Fire District #3


Fire Personnel responded from Chelan County Fire District #3 and Lake Wenatchee Fire and Rescue.

Fire Status

It is currently has a line half way around the fire.

The fire is wind-driven and is being held at 5 acres.


It is currently 67 degrees with 0% chance of rain.  Humidity is 30%.  Winds are at 26 mph.

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One thought on “#Breaking | Chumstick Fire | Second Fire in Chelan County

  1. You better get a handle on who ever is starting these fires..and I dont think it is the Chipmunk family….dont start fires we dont need them again this year


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