Top Stories September 11, 2016

Berry Fire Acts Up Road Closed

by Jackson Hole. Media

Fire activity is increasing on the Berry Fire in Grand Teton National Park.

Hwy 89/191/287 is temporarily closed south of Lizard Creek Campground to the South Entrance Gate of Yellowstone National Park for public safety concerns.

Evacuation activities are taking place in the Flagg Ranch area, as well as Scheffield Campground on the Bridger-Teton NF and structure protection measures are being implemented.

The area is experiencing high winds, gusting winds and very low humidities. Cooler temperatures and higher humidities are predicted for tomorrow, with possible moisture

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