Miriam Fire Update August 23, 2018

US Hwy 12 and local communities remain unthreatened

Currently over 4,000 acres, this fire was ignited by lighenting on August 1, 2018. It is expected to be contained by September 30, 2018. It is located 3 miles SE of White Pass and 13 miles east of Packwood. No structures are threatened and the Highway remains unaffected. Travel in the area is normal, but caution is requested as fire danger is very high from moving vehicles and cigarettes. Smokey conditions exist.