The Cougar Creek fire remains active with 902 firefighters involved. The Lost fire part of that fire complex appears to have subsided with no smoke rising from it visible from the lake area. Air drops continue and heavy smoke conditions prevail in the area at 8:30 AM.  Winds forecast for today  may clear the smoke to some extent. For a complete morning update on the fire status go to:

KPQ radio also has an update at: