SIT REP – WA WILDFIRE ACTIVITY REPORT – THURSDAY

WILDFIRE ACTIVITY – WASHINGTON STATE

Thursday, August 20, 2020

DID YOU KNOW?

In the last 24 hours, Northwest fire officials reported 108 wildfires with 5 of them being large new incidents. 13 are still burning in the states of Washington and Oregon. – NIFC

NE WA DISPATCH CENTER

0950 PT | MILLER CREEK FIRE | Aladdin Rd, Stevens County. 0.1 acre. Brush, logs. IC NC 63 on 1129PT. Contained 1220. Controlled 1355 PT.

0634 PT | JAY FIRE | North Nevada Street, Spokane County. 0.1 acre. Grass, reproduction and duff. 0.1 ac grass, brush, duff. IC AR 62. Contained 0830. Controlled 0915 PT.

OUR RESOURCES

There are 6 Type 2 IMTs committed to wildfires in both Washington and Oregon. – NIFC

CENTRAL WA COMM CTR

1558 PT | SPRING CREEK FIRE | Spring Creek, Skamania County. .01 grass. IC: Miller, Dan at 1815PT. Contained 1623. Controlled 1635 PT.

1541 PT | CAMP FIRE | Hwy 17, Franklin County. 200 acres. Grass, brush. Ahshapanek, Brian (IC) as of 1700 PT. Resources: BATT804, E6696.

NATIONALLY SPEAKING

355 new wildfires in the last 24 hours, with 22 reporting in as new incidents and a high record of 81 fires that are still not contained. – NIFC

PUGET SOUND INTERAGENCY DISPATCH CENTER

1812 PT | MILL CREEK FIRE | Mill Creek in Raymond, Lewis County. Resources: E2404 STIGALL. 1 DNR OH and 1 Engine en route. IC: E2404.

Larger on-going wildfire incidents will be published as separate stand alone posts.

(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 8/20/2020 1915 PT