NWS Marquette Incident Meteorologist (IMET), Kari Fleegel was dispatched to the Pagami Creek fire in northeastern Minnesota on Thursday, September 29th.
The Pagami Creek fire was caused by a lightning strike and has been active since August 18th, 2011. For the latest information and pictures, click the link below.
Here is one of the pictures of the IMET checking out the burn area, severity, fuel loading, and topography. This helps to create a better forecast to keep everyone working on the fire safe.
Here is the Fire Behavior Analyst on scene taking a precipitation reading on the Pagami Creek fire.