#TruckeeFire | Nevada | 2

CARSON CITY DISTRICT OFFICE, NEVADA

Incident Summary | A large wildfire is still burning in the Carson City District Office area, about 10 miles North of Fernley, Nevada from an unknown cause that is under investigation. The fire started on July 3rd around 0430 hours.

Resources | Fire Managers:  IC2 with Trainee from the GB Team 6.  Logan Hot Shots.  BLM. Nevada Department of Forestry. Humboldt-Toiyabe NF. There are approximately 158 personnel assigned to this incident.

Hotshot buggy on Logan Ridge

Size Up | The fire is currently at 98,960 acres with an 83% containment status.  The fire is minimal with creeping and smoldering but has the possibility of a moderate spread to the North due to spotting from the interior.

Crews will continue to monitor, improve direct & indirect lines on the Northern and Eastern divisions with crews and dozers.  Fire Managers will also direct air resources to assist ground personnel, as needed.

Fire Image | Courtesy of Incidweb.

 

(c) 2017 The NW Fire Blog

 

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s