WA | Ice Harbor Dam Fire | 2

PASCO, WASHINGTON — Update | 1650 PT | Fire ruled accidental.

Credit: Franklin County Fire District #3

DO233, E2316, E2331 and E2361 have been dispatched via the SE COMM dispatch center for a brush fire at Ice Harbor Dam North on Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 1456 hours PT.

Franklin County Fire District #3 also responded to the scene and reminding residents and visitors there are no fires per area signage.

Credit: Franklin County Fire District #3

The Dam is located about 8 miles northwest of Burbank and 12 miles east of Pasco, Washington State in both Franklin and Walla Counties.

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(c) 2021 NW Fire Blog – Update 1 1500 PT / 2 1650 PT

WA | Ice Harbor Dam Fire

PASCO, WASHINGTON — DO233, e2316, E2331 and E2361 have been dispatched via the SE COMM dispatch center for a brush fire at Ice Harbor Dam North on Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 1456 hours PT.

The Dam is located about 8 miles northwest of Burbank and 12 miles east of Pasco, Washington State in both Franklin and Walla Counties.

This is a new incident and an update will be posted once more information is received or there is significant activity.

(c) 2021 NW Fire Blog – Updated 5/30/2021 1500 PT

Wildfire Ignites as First Fire of Season

FRANKLIN COUNTY, WASHINGTON

A wildfire was sparked on Levey Landing, along the Snake River near Levey Park in Franklin County, Washington on Thursday, March 13, 2021.

The fire incident was named the LEVY FIRE and listed as the County’s wildfire, kicking off the Season.

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Credit: Franklin County Fire District #3

Local firefighters were dispatched and on-scene quickly, while WA DNR units and IC Chief 231 were deployed at 1441 hours on Thursday. Other Incident Cooperators included Kennewick FD, Benton County Fire District #1, US Fish & Wildlife and Walla Walla Fire District #5.

Working together as one team, local units and mutual aid were able to successfully contain the fire at 1615 hours on Thursday and hold it at 22 acres.

It is unknown what the cause of the fire was at the time of this post. We have reached out to the Franklin County Fire District #3 agency if they have determined the cause yet.

No reports of injuries to citizens or firefighters was known.

Hashtags used by Social Media #LeveyFire #LevyFire

(c) 2021 NW Fire Blog

The Wildfire Log | Wenatchee Brush Fires | WA | 1

WENATCHEE, Wa. | Firefighters were deployed to various parts of Benton and Franklin Counties for multiple brush fires burning at the same time, with reports of up to five different incidents.

Some of the fires were located on Case Road, County Road 12, Roth Rock and in Prosser, Washington.

Fire crews were starting to get a handle on the wildfires. Due to multiple TAC channels owned/managed by the Lower Columbia Fire Department, we were unable to capture all of the locations and assets information.

Thank you for reading our post and following us on Twitter (@nwfireblog).

We will update as more information comes to light.

(c) 2019 NW Fire Blog – Updated 10/28/2019 @ 2120 PDT

#Breaking #SR260Fire | Washington | Aug 21 2016

Updated @ 2000 hours PDT

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INCIDENT SUMMARY

Start Date/Time

Fire crews were dispatched around 1939 hours on Sunday, August 21, 2016.

Location

Another wildfire has broken out in Washington but this is located in Franklin County Fire District #1’s territory on SR 260 and Copp Rd, near Kahlotus.

Size/Containment Status

The fire is said to be around 500 acres and growing.

Photo Credit: FF Todd Kupferer Jr / FCFD1

There is a 0% containment status at this time.

EVCUATIONS / THREATS

Evacuations

There are currently 0 in effect.

Threats

There are no reports of any structures or habitat being under threat at this current time.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Hashtags

We are currently using #SR260Fire on this yet named fire, along with #WaWILDFIRE #NWFireBlogWA.

 

(c) 2016 The #NWFireBlog

WA WILDFIRE: Palouse Falls Fire | Lacrosse, Washington | Update 1

Updated 8/7/2016 1900 hours PDT

INCIDENT SUMMARY

The Palouse Falls Fire (unofficial name we dubbed it) was said to be ignited by lightning from a storm that had passed through the area.  The fire is located at Palouse Falls inside Palouse Falls State Park (in Lacrosse, Washington) around 1400 hours (when we received the fire tip).  The Park has since been closed due to fire activity.

Palouse Fire (Credit: FF Todd Kuppener Jr/FranklinCoFireDistrict#1)

Palouse Fire (Credit: FF Todd James Kupferer Jr//Franklin CoFireDist#1)

The fire is said to be at an unofficial 1,000 acres, as Fire crews work in steep terrain to fight the fire.

RESOURCES

Franklin County Fire District #2 responded to the scene, reporting a very large fire and called for Mutual Aid from Franklin County Fire District #1 and nearby Washtucna Fire Department.  No other resources known on-scene.

SOCIAL MEDIA 

#NWFireBlogWA2016  #PalouseFallsFire #WaWildfires2016

Palouse Fire by Todd James Kupfere Jr 8.7.2016 2

Palouse Fire (Credit: FF Todd Kupferer Jr/FranklinCoFireDistrict#1)

UPDATES

More updates will soon follow as information is received.

(c) 2016 The #NWFireBlog