Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Wildfire
State MONTANA
County/Area MUSSELSHELL
WFO BYZ
Begin Date 06/26/2012 11:46:00 MST-7
End Date 06/30/2012 23:59:00 MST-7
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative The Dahl Fire was a lightning caused fire and was first reported at 1245pm on Tuesday, June 26th. The fire was fueled by high temperatures, low relative humidities and gusty winds. The fuels consisted of grass, sage and timber (ponderosa pine). The fire burned approximately 22,045 acres. Seventy three homes and hundreds of other structures were destroyed in the fast-moving blaze. The fire was contained on July 3rd. The cost in fighting the fire was roughly $2,550,000.00. For more information, please see www.inciweb.org.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MUSSELSHELL (ZONE) MUSSELSHELL (ZONE) MT 06/26/2012 11:46 MST-7 Wildfire 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K