UPDATE 3 – Sunday, September 9, 2018
Cougar Creek Fire is burning approximately 20 miles northwest of Entiat, about 12 miles northwest of Ardenvoir and 7.5 miles of Plain, Washington. The fire was ignited by lightning.
There are currently 343 personnel assigned that include 8 crews, 3 helicopters and 14 engines.
There has been 42,687 acres of timber, slash ground litter and snags burned. A 78% containment status has been reached. Fire behavior has been reported as being active with short-crown runs, torching and flanking.
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