Fall U.S. Wildfires

There are still wildfires burning in the United States while the season has changed over to Fall. Here is a recap that is still burning and where.

This is a Sit Rep for Monday, November 16, 2020.

AUGUST COMPLEX. Mendocino NF. 891,705 acres. 100% contained. 466 total personnel. 6 crews, 11 engines and 3 helicopters. 552 structures lost. $166.1 Million CTD.

BELL FIRE. Stanilaus NF. Summit Ranger District in the Emigrant Wilderness. Start 7/28/2020. Lightning. 3 total personnel. 50 acres. 50% contained.

Some snags & large woody debris can burn & smolder for multiple days.
Credit | USFS

BRYAN MTN FIRE. Nez Perce-Clearwater NF, ID. Being managed with a strategy other than full suppression without a Type 1 or 2 IMT assigned. 1,000 acres. 100% contained. $25,000 CTD.

BUCK FIRE. Boise NF, ID. 19,674 acres. 100% containment. Being managed with a strategy other than full suppression without a Type 1 or 2 IMT assigned. $5.4 Million CTD.

CALWOOD FIRE. Arapaho and Roosevel NF. Pawnee National Grassland, CO. Timber. Total 12 personnel. 10,106 acres. 100% contained.

CAMERON PEAK. Arapao and Roosevelt NF, Pawnee national Grassland. 15 miles SW of Redfeather Lakes, CO. Timber. Minimal fire bevavior with smoldering. 208,913 acres. 92% contained. 447 total personnel. 6 crews, 12 engines and 3 helos. 458 structures lost. $125.4 Million CTD.

CANNON CREEK FIRE. KY DOF. 1 mile W of Ferndale, KY. Timber, slash and hardwood litter. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. 1 person assigned to the current incident. $2,000 CTD.

CARMAGO FIRE. 151 acres. 100% contained. 2 engines. $28,000 CTD.

CREEK FIRE. Sierra NF, CA. 379,895 acres. 78% contained. Started 9/4/2020. Unknown ignition, under investigation. 335 total personnel. Fire behavior minimal.

EAST FORK FIRE. Ashley NF, UT. 89,765 acres. 70% contained. 21 total personnel. 3 engines. 11 structures lost. Being managed with a strategy other than full suppression without a Type 1 or 2 IMT assigned. $23.5 Million CTD.

EAST TROUBLESOME FIRE. Medicine Bow-Routt NF, Thunder Basin National Grassland. 17 miles NE of Kremmling, CO. Timber and grass. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. 193,812 acres. 60% contained. 52 total personnel along with 1 crew, 1 engine. 580 structures lost. $15.2 Million CTD.

LESLIE GULCH FIRE. Vale District. 15 miles NW of Jordan Valley, OR. Brush and grass. 5,147 acres. 99% contained. 32 total personnel. 6 engines. $150,000 CTD.

MIDDLE FORK FIRE. Medicine-Bow NF, Thunder Basin National Grassland. 10 miles N of Steamboat Springs, CO. Timber, Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. 20,517 acres. 80% contained. $7.9 Million CTD.

NORTH COMPLEX. Plumas NF. 1 mile SW of Crescent Mills, CA. Timber and brush. Minimal fire behavior. 318,935 acres. 96% contained. 109 total personnel with 1 crew, 1 engine. 2,352 structures lost. $111.5 Million CTD.

PILGRIM CREEK 1 FIRE. Bridger-Teton NF, WY. 498 acres. 85% contained. 1 person assigned. Being managed with a strategy other than full suppression without a Type 1 or 2 IMT assigned. $65,000 CTD.

PRAIRIE DOG FIRE. Norton County, KS. 2,100 acres. 100% contained. 19 engines. $56,000 CTD.

RED SALMON COMPLEX. Six Rivers NF. 14 miles NE of Willow Creek, CA. Timber. Minimal fire behavior. 144,698 acres. 80% contained. 43 total personnel with 1 crew and 1 engine. 0 structures lost. $115 Million CTD.

ROCKY ROAD FIRE. Cherokee Nation Tribe. BIA. 1 mile N of Bull Hollow, OK. Hardwood litter. Active fire behavior. Reported as a new incident in the last 24 hours. Structures threatened. 205 acres. 40% contained. 3 engines. $20,000 CTD.

SEVEN PINES FIRE. PA DOFFP. Seven Pines Mtn. W of Cresco, PA. Timber and chaparral. Minimal fire behavior. 800 acres. 100% contained. 6 total personnel. $40,000 CTD.

SLATER FIRE. Klamath NF. 5 miles NE of Happy Camp, Ca. Timber and brush. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. 157,270 acres. 95% contained. 22 total personnel. 1 crew. 440 structures lost. $57.9 Million CTD.

SPIRIT CREEK FIRE. Dixie NF. 13 miles N of St. George, UT. Timber and brush. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. Reported in the last 24 hours. 125 acres. 60% contained, 4 total personnel. $55,000 CTD.

SQF COMPLEX. Sequoia NF, CA. 25 miles N of Kernville, CA. Lightning-caused. 58 total personnel. 174,178 acres. 83% contained.

THOMPSON RUN FIRE. Osage Agency. BIA. 7 miles W of Hominy, OK. Hardwood litter and tall grass. Moderate fire. Reported in the last 24 hours as a new incident. Structures threatened. 801 acres. 95% containment. 6 personnel. 1 engine. $5,000 CTD.

TRAP FIRE. Sawtooth NF, ID. 2,523 acres. 100% contained. Being managed with a strategy other than full suppression without a Type 1 or 2 IMT assigned. $2.1 Million CTD.

WILLIAM FIRE. Northwest Area, UT DOF. 5,832 acres. 100% contained. 1 person assigned. $6.4 Million CTD.

WILLIAMS FIRE. Araphao and Roosevelt NF, Pawnee National Grassland. 15 miles SW of Fraser, CO. Timber. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. 14,833 acres. 99% contained. $26.2 Million CTD.

(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 11/16/2020 1140 PT

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