Firefighters hope to have the Buffalo Lake Road fire fully contained later this weekend. The nearly 11 thousand acre fire. few miles northeast of Coulee Dam, is 82 percent contained. Fire managers say pockets burning in timber in deep canyons along the northern shore of Lake Roosevelt are expected to burn themselves out within a couple of days. The hope is to have the blaze fully contained sometime Sunday. That depends on the weather. The forecast calls for temperatures near 100 degrees this weekend, with a chance of dry lightning Saturday evening. The estimated cost of fighting the fire, to date, is nearly 900 thousand dollars.