Southern Wildfires Still Intense

Updated 11 PM PST

Wildfires Still Burn in Southern States

Tennessee is not the only State with wildfires burning out-of-control, so we are combining all States inclusively.

Allock (KY)

160 acres.  100% contained.  7 personnel.  1 crew.  $1,000 CTD.  Private lands.

Baileys Fork (KY)

150 acres.  100% contained.  6 personnel.  1 crew.  $2,000 CTD.  Private lands.

Barron Road (GA)

Georgia Forestry Commission.  2 miles SW of Grantville. 117 acres.  90% contained.  5 personnel.  $2,000 CTD.  State lands. No new information.

Boteler (NC)

National Forests in North Carolina.  9 miles East of Hayesville.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  9036 acres.  85% contained.  110 personnel.  2 crews.  2 engines.  $12.3 Million CTD. FS lands.

Camp Branch (NC)

National Forests in North Carolina.  7 miles West of Franklin.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  3422 acres.  75% contained. 253 personnel.  5 crews.  6 engines.  2 helicopters.  2 structures lost.  $688,000 CTD. FS lands.

Cecil (AR)

1001 acres.  100% contained.  78 personnel.  7 engines.  6 structures lost.  $14,000 CTD.  Private land.

Chestnut Knob (NC)

North Carolina Forest Service.  3 miles South of Enola.  Minimal fire behavior.  6435 acres.  90% contained.  99 personnel.  2 crews.  5 engines.  $4.4 Million CTD. State lands.

Chimney Tops 2 (TN)

Great Smoky Mountains NP.  5 miles S of Gatlinburg. Reported as human-caused. Actual cause unknown. Active Fire behavior.Rain occurred over area on 11/30/2016.  17,108 acres. 0% containment.  285 personnel.  9 crews. 20 engines. 7 helicopters. $200,000 CTD. National Park Service lands.

Clear Creek (NC)

North Carolina Forest Service. 5 miles West of Marion.  Minimal fire behavior.  3163 acres.  95% contained.  231 personnel.  5 crews.  13 engines.  $4.3 Million CTD.  State Lands.

Dicks Creek (NC)

National Forests in North Carolina.  Dicks Creek Drainage, 2 miles NW of Sylva.  Human-caused. 729 acres.  99% contained.  1 personnel.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  0 additional resources or equipment on scene.  FS lands.

East Miller Cove (TN)

Blount County.  1504 acres.  95% contained.

Flippers Bend (TN)

Hamilton County.  981 acres.  100% contained.

Horton (NC)

National Forests in North Carolina.  6 miles East of Blowing Rock.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  1450 acres.  90% contained.  59 personnel.  1 crew.  4 engines.  $425,000 CTD.  State lands.

Hwy 151 (NC)

245 acres.  100% contained.  17 personnel.  1 crew.  2 engines.  $109,000 CTD.  FS lands.

Lake Chinnabee (AL)

National Forests in Alabama.  3 miles SE of Munford.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  Rain fell over the area on 11/30/2016.  1386 acres.  49% contained. 111 personnel.  2 crews. 10 engines. 2 helicopters.  $125,000.  Forest Service lands.

Maple Springs (NC)

National Forests in North Carolina.  3 miles NW of Santeetlah.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  7788 acres.  78% contained.  14 personnel.  1 crew.  1 engine.  $7.5 Million CTD.  FS lands.

Mount Pleasant (VA)

George Washington and Jefferson NF.  4 miles West of Lowesville.  11,229 acres.  98% contained.  14 personnel.  1 crew.  2 engines.  $2.9 Million CTD.  FS lands.

Mowbray (TN)

Hamilton County.  899 acres.  98% contained.

Pinnacle Mountain (SC)

South Carolina Forestry Commission. 3 miles SE of Rocky Bottom.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  10,560 acres.  62% contained.  137 personnel.  3 crews.  1 engine. $4.6 Million CTD.  State lands.

Poe Road (TN)

Hamilton County.  712 acres.  100% contained.

Rock Mountain (GA)

Chattahoochee-Oconee NF.  2 miles South of Tate City.  Minimal fire behavior.  24,725 acres. 63% contained.  605 personnel. 14 crews. 36 engines. 5 helicopters. $10.4M CTD. FS lands.

Tatum Gulf (GA)

Georgia Forestry Commission.  11 miles West of Lafayette.  Minimal fire behavior.  2236 acres.  80% contained.  2 personnel.  No resources on the fire.  2 structures lost.  $638,000 CTD.  State lands.

Tellico (NC)

National Forests in North Carolina.  3 miles South of Almond.  Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.  13,874 acres.  95% contained.  190 personnel.  5 crews.  5 engines.  1 structure lost.  $5.5 Million.  FS lands.

 

 

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