Here are the active fires for Thursday, July 21st Update:
#BakerFire (CA) off Baker St & School St near Copperopolis . Start 7/21/2016 @ 1506 Hours. 60 acres. 40% contained.
#BlueLakeFire (MT) 10 miles SW of Ennis…15 personnel. 314 acres. 0% contained. Unknown cause.
#CrestonFire (CA) Off Creston Rd, SE of Paso Robles. San Luis Obispo County….10acres. 0% contained.
#FoothillsFire (CA) Off of Foothill Drive. Community of Lucerne. Lake County….. 100 acres. 69% contained.
#HoncutFire (CA) Off Ahart Rd. Butte County. Started 7/21/2016 @1830 hours….15 acres. 100% contained.
#RoblarFire (CA) N end of the base. on Camp Pendleton. Camp Pendleton FD. 2000 acres. 10% contained.
#SherpaFire (CA) NE of Coarsegold. Madera County…..70 acres. 0% contained. Evacuations in progress.
#TableTopFire (CA) Table Rock Rd & Harry Cash Rd, Montague …. 25 acres. 40% contained.
#ArdenFire (WY) Big Horn NF. About 35 miles East of Greybull, Wyoming, near Shell Reservoir and Lake Adelaide…415 acres. 0% contained. Cause unknown. (4) 20-person hotshot crews, (2) 20-person hand crews, 4 engines, and 2 helicopters. 0 structured threatened.
#BeaverCreekFire (CO) – Routt NF. 24 mi NW of Walden. Timber and brush. …Start 6/19/2016. Cause unknown and under investigation….25,491 acres. 208 personnel. Moderate fire behavior exhibiting isolated torching, short-range spotting, smoldering and creeping.
#CliffCreekFire (WY) Great Basin Team 7, Incident Commander Tony DeMasters has assumed Command. 15 miles E of Hoback. . Timber. Active fire behavior with wind-driven runs. Residences threatened. Road and area closures in effect….596 personnel. 10,118 acres. 5% contained. Due to weather, high spread potential is predicted. Hwy 191 continued closure. Potential impact to Granite creek drainage.
#DumpFire (WY) Johnson County. 1 mi NE of Kaycee, WY. Brush and short grass. Minimal fire behavior. Sage-grouse habitat threatened….100% contained.
#FeatherFire (CA) Off of El Capitan Truck Trail. South of Ramona (San Diego County). CAL Fire…. 100 acres. 100% contained.
#HaydenPassFire (CO) – Fort Carson Army Base. Rocky Mtn Blue Team IMT. Started 7/8/2016. 21 mi SW of Colorado Springs. 20 miles SE of Salida. Hardwood slash, brush and tall grass…470 personnel. 16,489 acres. 55% contained. A Reentry plan is in effect.
#LavaMtnFire (WY) Shoshone NF. IMT 2 (Connell). 20 miles NW of Dubois. Timber and heavy logging slash. Moderate fire behavior with single tree torching, short-range spotting and creeping. Numerous structures threatened…1,024 acres. 0% contained. 7 crews. 23 engines. 1 dozer. 3 helos. 2 SEATs. 334 personnel. Increased winds will equal increased fire activity.
#McHughFire (AK) Mat-Su Area Forestry, DOF. IMT 2 (Kurth). Started on BLM land 2 miles SE of Anchorage. Medium logging slash….842 acres. 5% contained.
#MileMarker14 #MM14 (ID). Highway 21, Boise District, BLM. Started on county land 3 miles East of Boise. Brush and short grass….255 personnel. 4,306 acres. 60% contained. Fire still burning in areas. Hotshot crews continue to construct lines.
#PioneerFire (ID) Boise NF. IMT 2 (Rosenthal). 5 miles North of Idaho City, ID. Timber and grass. Moderate fire behavior with isolated torching and short uphill runs. Structures threatened. Road closure in effect…..300 personnel. 1300 acres. 20% contained. Rosenthal’s Type 2 Incident Management Team will assume management of the fire on Friday, July 22.
#SteamboatCreekFire (AK) Valdez-Copper River Area Forestry, DOF. Started on NPS land 14 miles southwest of McCarthy. Medium logging slash, brush and tall grass…..19,179 acres. 0% contained.
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