Wildfire Sit Reps | Washington State | July 22, 2020

This is the Official report of Smoke Checks and Wildfires that are currently burning or have been put out on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, for the State of Washington.

========== NEW SMOKE CHECKS ==========

PACIFIC PARK DRIVE

West Pacific Park Drive.  Spokane County.  AR25, 7407, 7410. Dispatched 1515 PT. En route 1516 PT.  NE Communications Center.

========== NEW WILDFIRES ==========

No new wildfires have been reported.

========== ON-GOING WILDFIRES ==========

BERTSCHI ROAD FIRE

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Bertschi Road and 2 miles south of Glenwood.  Klickitat County. 250 acres. 80% contained. Start  7/16/2020. Minimal fire behavior. Creeping and smoldering.  Area/trail/road closures in effect.

WA DNR AHTANUM CREW-15 CREW-83 FUELS-21 SE-LAWSON resources still assigned to this incident.  312 total personnel. 4 crews, 26 engines and 1 helicopter. $2.3 Million CTD.

=== PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ===

FIRE PREVENTION

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Wildfire Sit Reps | Washington State | July 21, 2020 | PM Update

This is the Official report of Smoke Checks and Wildfires that are currently burning or have been put out on Tuesday, July 21, 2020, for the State of Washington.  This is the evening update.

========== NEW SMOKE CHECKS ==========

NEW – Unnammed

No location. NE Communications Center. Dispatched 2103 PT. Incident #NES-1670.

No location. NE Communications Center. Dispatched 2103 PT. Incident #NES-1669. Dupe CAD call??

========== NEW WILDFIRES ==========

COUGAR FIRE

Yelm. Thurston County.  1 acre. Brush, timber, slash. Viklund (IC). DNR32, E8203, E8207, Eide, Excavator1 and Williams on-scene. Dispatched 1604 PT.

FOX RIDGE FIRE

East Olympia. Thurston County.  0.5 acres. Grass, brush and slash. Brunton (IC). E8304 and 8310 on-scene. Dispatched 1716 PT.

========== CONTAINED, OUT WILDFIRES ==========

183RD FIRE

Rochester. Thurston County. 0.1 acre. Grass and brush. Sheets (IC). Dispatched 1404 PT. Contained/controlled 1450 PT. Patrol status.

BLACK SAND FIRE

Winchester Wildlife Area. Grant County.  0.25 acres. Grass and brush. Horness (IC). Dispatched 1141 PT. Contained 1322 PT.  Controlled 1503 PT. Central WA Communications Center.

GRANITE HILL FIRE

North Campbell Road. Spokane County. 0.2 acres. Grass, brush, timber. AR 26 (IC), AR 7405. Dispatched 1349 PT. Resources on-scene 1359 PT. Contained 1600 PT. Out 1900 PT. NE Communications Center.

GRANITE LINE FIRE

East Granite Lane. Spokane County. 0.15 acres. Grass, brush and timber. 7401 (IC). Dispatched 1302 PT. Contained 1414 PT. Controlled 1650 PT.  NE Communications Center.

NETTLETON FIRE

South Nettleton Lane. Spokane County.  0.01 acre. Grass, brush, reproduction, timber. 7405 (IC) Dispatched 0735 PT. Contained 0736 PT. Controlled 1100 PT.  NE Communications Center.

SUNRISE 4 FIRE

Orting. Pierce County.  0.5 acre. Slash. Justo (IC). Dispatched 1412 PT. Turned over to WFS.

TRITAN COVE FIRE

Olympic Region. 0.1 acre. Brush. Van Delden (IC). Dispatched 1139 PT. Contained 1419 PT. Controlled 1450 PT.  In patrol status.

=== PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ===

FIRE PREVENTION

“With hotter, drier weather on the horizon, everyone needs to take extra caution.  About 200 of this season’s wildfires were caused by escaped debris burn piles.  Please help protect your neighbors, communities and our firefighters. ”

– WA DNR’s Hilary Franz, July 17, 2020

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BURN RESTRICTIONS

Go to WA DNR’s site at burnportal.dnr.wa.gov to check out current burn restrictions and bans.  #KnowBeforeYouBurn

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CAMP FIRES

“Campfires are a significant cause of wildfires around the State.  Don’t start campfires in windy weather or dry conditions, keep fires small and manageable at all times.  Never leave a campfire unattended.” – WA Fire Marshal

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(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 7/21/2020 2125 PT

Wildfire Sit Reps | Washington State | July 18, 2020 | PM Update

This is the Official report of Wildfires that are currently burning or have been put out on Saturday, July 18, 2020, for the State of Washington.  This is the evening update.

========== NEW SMOKE CHECKS, WILDFIRES ==========

HIGHBRIDGE FIRE

WILDFIRE.  Sunset Boulevard.  Spokane County.  Disaptched 1955 PT.  0.01 acre. Limited information.

MILLER RANCH 

SMOKE CHECK.  Miller Ranch. Lincoln County. Dispatched 7/18/2020 1717 PT. BC 601.  Resources on-scene 1944 PT.

========== ONGOING WILDFIRES ==========

BERTSCHI ROAD FIRE

10 miles NW of Klickitat, off of Bertschi Road south of Glenwood in Klickitat County.  70 miles ENE Portland, Oregon.  WA DNR. 294 acres. Brush, slash and timber. Fire activity still in the northeastern portion of the perimeter. Start 7/16/2020.  Dispatched 1346 hours PT. Cause unknown.

Resources include AHTANUM BATT-602 CREW-15 CREW-83 DOZER-KLIC E-4104 E-4206 E-4302 E-4404 E-4504 FUELS-21 FUELS-51 H-0CB SE-ESCOBAR SE-JAMES SE-LAWSON SE-MILLER.   IC:  Chad James.  Central WA Interagency Communications Center.

========== CONTAINED, OUT WILDFIRES ==========

YACHT CLUB FIRE

Lincoln Rock. Chelan County.   IC: Steady.  0.25 acres of grass. Dispatched 1239 PT. Contained/controlled 1542 PT. Central WA Communications Center.

=== PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ===

FIRE PREVENTION

“With hotter, drier weather on the horizon, everyone needs to take extra caution.  About 200 of this season’s wildfires were caused by escaped debris burn piles.  Please help protect your neighbors, communities and our firefighters. ”

– WA DNR’s Hilary Franz, July 17, 2020

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BURN RESTRICTIONS

Go to WA DNR’s site at burnportal.dnr.wa.gov to check out current burn restrictions and bans.  #KnowBeforeYouBurn

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CAMP FIRES

“Campfires are a significant cause of wildfires around the State.  Don’t start campfires in windy weather or dry conditions, keep fires small and manageable at all times.  Never leave a campfire unattended.” – WA Fire Marshal

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Wildfire Sit Reps | Washington State | July 18, 2020 | AM Update

This is the Official report of Wildfires that are currently burning or have been put out on Saturday, July 18, 2020, for the State of Washington.

========== NEW SMOKE CHECKS, WILDFIRES ==========

SMOKE CHECK

White Pass. WA DNR Patrol-8 dispatched 1004 PT.  Limited information. New call.

ROBBINS ROAD FIRE

Robbins Road.  Kittitas County.  E4202 and SE-Syfiel dispatched 0909 PT. Limited information.

========== ONGOING WILDFIRES ==========

BERTSCHI ROAD FIRE

10 miles NW of Klickitat, off of Bertschi Road south of Glenwood in Klickitat County.  70 miles ENE Portland, Oregon.  WA DNR. 294 acres. Brush, slash and timber. Fire activity still in the northeastern portion of the perimeter. Start 7/16/2020.  Dispatched 1346 hours PT. Cause unknown.

Resources include AHTANUM BATT-602 CREW-15 CREW-83 DOZER-KLIC E-4104 E-4206 E-4302 E-4404 E-4504 FUELS-21 FUELS-51 H-0CB SE-ESCOBAR SE-JAMES SE-LAWSON SE-MILLER.   IC:  Chad James.  Central WA Interagency Communications Center.

========== CONTAINED, OUT WILDFIRES ==========

SPRING FIRE

Tyler.  Spokane County.  Dispatched 7/17/2020 2027 PT. 0.1 acre. Slash.  Contained 7/17/2020 2130 PT. Controlled 7/17/2020 2145 PT.  NE WA Interagency Communications Center.

BRADBURY NORTH FIRE

Bradbury Beach.  Stevens County.  7/17/2020 Dispatched 1408 PT.  Contained 7/17/2020 1929 PT.  0.5 acres.  Grass, brush, timber and reproduction.  C6201 (IC) and NC 7301 resources.  NE WA Interagency Communications Center.

CHUCKANUT LOOKOUT FIRE

Chuckanut Drive, Whatcom County.  0.2 acres of grass, brush, duff and hardwoods.  IC Hofseth 7/17/2020 1030 PT. Disaptched 7/17/2020 0730 PT.  Patrol status 7/17/2020 1140 PT. Puget Sound Communications Center.

L-1680 FIRE

L1680.  Clark County.  0.1 acre grass, brush, slash and logs.  IC: Johnson at 0550.  Dispatched 7/17/2020 0452 PT.  Contained and controlled at 0650 PT.  Puget Sound Communications Center.

MOSMAN FIRE

Yelm. Thurston County.  01 acre.  Grass and brush.  IC: Sheets.  Dispatched 7/17/2020 1432 PT.  Contained and controlled 1650 PT. South Puget Sound Communications Center.

=== PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ===

FIRE PREVENTION

“With hotter, drier weather on the horizon, everyone needs to take extra caution.  About 200 of this season’s wildfires were caused by escaped debris burn piles.  Please help protect your neighbors, communities and our firefighters. ”

– WA DNR’s Hilary Franz, July 17, 2020

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BURN RESTRICTIONS

Go to WA DNR’s site at burnportal.dnr.wa.gov to check out current burn restrictions and bans.  #KnowBeforeYouBurn

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CAMP FIRES

“Campfires are a significant cause of wildfires around the State.  Don’t start campfires in windy weather or dry conditions, keep fires small and manageable at all times.  Never leave a campfire unattended.” – WA Fire Marshal

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(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 7/17/2020 1105 PT

Wildfire Sit Reps | Washington State | July 17, 2020

This is the Official report of Wildfires that are currently burning or have been put out on Friday, July 17, 2020, for the State of Washington.

========== CURRENT WILDFIRES ==========

BRADBURY NORTH FIRE.  Bradbury Beach.  Stevens County.  0.5 acres. Grass, brush, timber.  IC C-601 7/17/2020 1818 PT. Dispatched 1408 PT. On-scene 1432 PT.  Northeast Dispatch Center.

BERTSCHI ROAD FIRE.  10 miles NW of Klickitat, off of Bertschi Road south of Glenwood in Klickitat County.  70 miles ENE Portland, Oregon.  350 acres. 90% contained. Brush, slash and timber. Fire activity still in the northeastern portion of the perimeter. Start 7/16/2020.  Dispatched 1346 hours PT. Cause unknown.

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Resources include AHTANUM BATT-602 CREW-15 CREW-83 DOZER-KLIC E-4104 E-4206 E-4302 E-4404 E-4504 FUELS-21 FUELS-51 H-0CB SE-ESCOBAR SE-JAMES SE-LAWSON SE-MILLER.   IC:  Chad James.

========== PAST WILDFIRE INCIDENTS ==========

GREEN MOUNTAIN FIRE.  Green Mountain. Stevens County.  9 acres. Slash, light to heavy timber.  IC: AR 61 as of 7/15/2020 0758 PT.  Resources assigned:  AR27, AR61, HI 40+crew, HI 41+crew, HI 42+crew, HI 43+crew.  Contained 7/15/2020 1745 PT. 30% emoppd up.

CHUCKANUT LOOKOUT FIRE.  Larrabee – Chuckanut Drive.  Whatcom County.  0.2 acres. Grass, brush, duff and hardwoods. IC: Hofseth 7/17/2020 at 1030 hours PT. Dispatched 7/17/2020 0730 PT. Patrol status at 1140 PT.

L-1680 FIRE.  L1680, Clark County.  0.1 acre. Grass, brush, slash and logs. IC:  Johnson. Dispatched 0452 PT. Contained/controlled 0650 PT.

MOSMAN FIRE.  Yelm, Thurston County.  0.1 acre. Grass and brush.  Dispatched 1432 PT. IC. Reisdorfer. In patrol status.

========== PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ==========

“Campfires are a significant cause of wildfires around the State.  Don’t start campfires in windy weather or dry conditions, keep fires small and manageable at all times.  Never leave a campfire unattended.” – WA Fire Marshal

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(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 7/17/2020 2135 PT

Wildfire Sit Reps | Washington State | July 15, 2020

This is the Official report of Wildfires that are currently burning or have been put out on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, for the State of Washington.

========== CURRENT WILDFIRES ==========

GREEN MOUNTAIN FIRE.  Green Mountain. Stevens County.  9 acres. Slash, light to heavy timber.  IC: AR 61 as of 7/15/2020 0758 PT.  Resources assigned:  AR27, AR61, HI 40+crew, HI 41+crew, HI 42+crew, HI 43+crew.  Contained 7/15/2020 1745 PT. 30% mopped up.

GRANDVIEW FIRE.  Grandview Lane and Summit View Drive, Benton County.  Natural cover fire.  Dispatched 1455 PT.

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60 acres. Grass and brush. IC:  Benton Co Fire District 1 Nichols.

Cooperators:  BCFD1, BCFD2, Franklin Co FD3, West Benton Fire & Rescue, Franklin County FD5, Kennewick FD and Richland FD.  Dispatched 7/15/2020 1455 PT.  Open CAD call.

========== PAST WILDFIRE INCIDENTS ==========

TEANS.  False alarmWatson Drive.  Okanogan County.  BR1522, SO25, SO7206.  0.1 acre. Dispatched 1726 PT. On improved property, no DNR jurisdiction. False Alarm.  Northwest Washington Dispatch Center.

FALSE VALLEY.   False alarm. Whitley Road. Douglas County.  Dispatched 1724 PT. On improved property, no DNR jurisdiction.  Northeast Washington Dispatch Center.

MCKENZIE STUMP FIRE.  NW Newman Lake Drive.  Spokane County. 0.01 acre. Grass and timber.   IC: 7401.  Dispatched 1723 PT.  Contained 1820 PT. Controlled 1840 PT.  Northeast Washington Dispatch Center.

FLINT FIRE.  Sunset Hwy.  Spokane County.  0.5 acre. Grass and brush.  IC:  7403.  Dispatched 1358 PT.  Contained 1452 PT. Controlled 1545 PT.  Northeast Washington Dispatch Center.

PARTY ROCK FIRE.  French Cabin Creek.  Kittitas County.  0.1 acre. brush, light timber.  Dispatched 1130 PT.  Contained/controlled 1425 PT.  (2nd Fire)  FRENCH CABIN FIRE.  Same location and acreage.  Dispatched 0934 PT. IC  Jeremy Johnson.  Contained/Controlled 1129 PT. (1st Fire).  Central Washington Communications Center.

LOWER RIVER II FIRE.  Lower River Road.  Clark County.  0.1 acre. Grass, brush and fuff. IC:  Rosander.  E2201 Dispatched 1511 PT.  Contained 1550 PT. Controlled 1700 PT.   Puget Sound Interagency Communications Center.

========== PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS ==========

“Campfires are a significant cause of wildfires around the State.  Don’t start campfires in windy weather or dry conditions, keep fires small and manageable at all times.  Never leave a campfire unattended.” – WA Fire Marshal

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(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 7/15/2020 2010 PT