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ONCC News and Notes.

Last updated: July 31, 2014 13:46

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Date
Time
News and Notes
07/31/2014
1345
CA-MEU Lodge Fire: 2 fires...4-1 is 300 acres, 0% contained...4-2 is 75 acres, 0% contained. CAL FIRE IMT Team 4, Derum assigned. Rapid rate of spread with spotting.
07/31/2014
1330
CA-LMU 3-7 Day Fire: 2,500 acres, 5% containment. CAL FIRE IMT Team 3, Michael assigned. Rapid rate of spread. Long range spotting up to 1/4 mile. Threats to structures and timber. Voluntary evacuations taking place.
07/31/2014
1315
CA-LNF Bald Fire: 1,000 acres in brush and timber, 0% contained. 8 miles south-southeast of Fall River Mills, CA. Slow rate of spread. 88 degrees, 20% RH, winds west-southwest 6 gusting 16.
07/31/2014
1300
CA-MEU 4-3 Fire: 15 acres, 100% contained.
07/31/2014
1245
CA-KNF Log Fire: 60 acres in timber, 0% contained. 7 miles west of Greenview, CA. Moderate rate of spread. 84 degrees, 19% RH, winds south-southeast 11 gusting 17.
07/31/2014
1245
CA-KNF Beaver Fire: 150 acres in brush and timber, 10% contained. 18 miles northwest of Yreka, CA. Slow rate of spread. 90 degrees, 29% RH, winds east-northeast 6 gusting 11.
07/31/2014
1230
CA-KNF Whites Fire: 200 acres in timber, 0% contained. 11 miles west of Callahan, CA. Moderate rate of spread. 84 degrees, 19% RH, winds south-southeast 11 gusting 17.
07/31/2014
1230
CA-SHF Coffee Fire: 10 acres in timber, 0% contained. 6 miles northwest of Coffee Creek, CA. Moderate rate of spread. 91 degrees, 21% RH, winds south-southeast 4 gusting 8.
07/31/2014
1200
Effective 1200 today North Ops is moving to preparedness level 4.
07/31/2014
1115
CA-MEU Lodge Fire: 2 fires...4-1 is 100 acres, 0% contained...4-2 is 25 acres, 0% contained.
07/31/2014
1115
CA-SKU Lightning Fires: 23 fires for 20 acres, 20% contained.
07/31/2014
1115
CA-LMU 3-7 Day Fire: 700 acres, 5% containment. Rapid rate of spread. Long range spotting up to 1/4 mile. Erratic winds due to passing thunderstorms. Threat to the community of Day, CA and commercial timber lands.
07/31/2014
0700
CA-MEU Lodge Fire: 83 acres, 23% contained. Fire is located in BLM Elkhorn Ridge Wilderness, 5 miles north of Branscomb. Planned actions include constructing handline, mop-up, patrol and protect wilderness and watershed.
07/31/2014
0700
CA-LMU 3-7 Day Fire: 300 acres, 0% containment. Rapid rate of spread. Long range spotting up to 1/4 mile. Erratic winds due to passing thunderstorms. Threat to the community of Day, CA and commercial timber lands.
07/31/2014
0700
CA-BTU Web Fire: 389 acres, 70% contained. Expected containment 08/01/2014.
07/31/2014
0700
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 4,240 acres, 95% contained. Transfer of command back to the local unit will occur at 1000 today. Expected containment 08/02/2014.
07/31/2014
0700
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 1400 this afternoon through 2300 this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...284...285...617...621...622...623...624 and 625. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/30/2014
1930

CA-LMU 3-7 Fire: 30 acres, 0% containment. Day road, 2 miles north of Day, CA. Moderate rate of spread. 82 degrees, 15% RH, winds south at 8 gusting 16.

07/30/2014
1845
CA-SKU Lightning Fires: 12 fires for 40 acres, 20% contained.
07/30/2014
1830
CA-MEU Lodge Fire: 10 acres, 0% contained. Fire is located in BLM Elkhorn Ridge Wilderness, 5 miles north of Branscomb.
07/30/2014
1830
CA-MEU 4-3 Fire: 20 acres, 75% contained. Full containment expected tonight.
07/30/2014
1815
CA-LMU Lightning Fires: 10 fires for 5 acres in grass, brush and timber, 10% contained. Slow rate of spread. 79 degrees, 25% RH, winds west-southwest 8 gusting 25.
07/30/2014
1800
Increased initial attack activity in the geographic area today due to thunderstroms and associated out flow winds.
07/30/2014
1745
CA-BTU Web Fire: 389 acres, 70% contained. Expected containment 08/01/2014.
07/30/2014
1745
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 4,240 acres, 95% contained. Transfer of command back to the local unit will occur at 1000 tomorrow.
07/30/2014
1630
CA-MEU 4-3 Fire: 20 acres grass and oak woodland/timber, 0% contained. Bell Springs Road 2 miles west of Hwy 101, Laytonville. Moderate rate of spread. 103 degrees, RH 10%, winds south-southwest 5 gusting 10. Structures threatened.
07/30/2014
0700
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 1400 this afternoon through 2300 this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...284...285...621 and 622. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/30/2014
0700
CA-BTU Web Fire: 375 acres, 60% contained. Continue to build and improve fireline.
07/30/2014
0700
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 4,240 acres, 90% contained. Interior smoldering of dead and down fuels. Aggresive mop up and suppression repair continues. Transfer of command back to the local unit is scheduled for 07/31/2014.
07/29/2014
1900
Effective 1900 tonight North Ops is moving to preparedness level 3.
07/29/2014
1900
CA-BTU Web Fire: 325 acres, 35% contained. Anticipated containment 08/01/2014.
07/29/2014
1800
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 4,240 acres, 85% contained. Interior smoldering of dead and down fuels. All evacuation orders have been lifted and repopulation is ongoing. Transfer of command back to the local unit is scheduled for 07/31/2014.
07/29/2014
1215
CA-BTU Web Fire: 250 acres, 15% contained. Short range spotting, head of fire has been stopped but shoulders remain active.
07/29/2014
0830
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 1400 this afternoon through 2300 this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...282...284...and 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/29/2014
0730
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 3,800 acres, 80% contained. Crews continue to build and strengthen lines. The eastern portion of the fire remains under evacuation orders. The western portion of the fire has reduced evacuation orders to an evacuation advisory. Approximately 600 of the 1,200 evacuated residences have been allowed to repopulate. Estimated containment remains for 8/1/2014.
07/29/2014
0730
CA-BTU Web Fire: 175 acres, 15% contained. No additional fire spread anticipated unless eratic winds surface from thunderstorm activity.
07/29/2014
0730
CA-MEU Spring Fire: 15 acres, 100% contained.
07/28/2014
1815
CA-BTU Web Fire: 100 acres, 0% contained. Fire is spotting 1/4 mile ahead of main fire and burning east toward Highway 32.
07/28/2014
1815
CA-MEU Spring Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in oak woodland, on Bell Springs Road, 9 miles east of Piercy. No immedicate structure threat.
07/28/2014
1815
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 3,800 acres, 75% contained. Crews continue to build and strengthen lines. The eastern portion of the fire remains under evacuation orders. The western portion of the fire has reduced evacuation orders to an evacuation advisory. Approximately 600 of the 1,200 evacuated residences have been allowed to repopulate. Estimated containment remains for 8/1/2014.
07/28/2014
1415
CA-BTU Web Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Fire is located west of Highway 32, 6 miles north of Forest Ranch. Moderate rate of spread. Threat is to commercial timberlands.
07/28/2014
1230
National Weather Service - Medford has issed a Fire Weather Watch for Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280, 281, 282, 284, and 285.http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=mfr&wwa=fire weather watch
07/28/2014
0645
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 3800 acres, 65% contained. CAL FIRE IMT Team 2, Patterson. Dead and down fuels continue to smolder. No observered fire spread. Anticipated containment: 8/1/2014.
07/27/2014
1745
CA-AEU Sand Fire: CAL FIRE IMT Team 2 Patterson. 3800 acres, 50% contained. Crews continued to build and strengthen lines. Interior pockets continued to burn with single tree torching.
07/27/2014
1745
CA-NOD Malt Fire: 1,054 acres, 100% contained.
07/27/2014
0700
CA-NOD Malt Fire: 1,054 acres, 96% contained. Expected to be contained tonight at 1800.
07/27/2014
0700
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 3,800 acres, 35% contained. Moderate to extreme fire behavior observed, with spotting 1/4 mile ahead of main fire. Evacuation remain in effect.
07/26/2014
1830
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 3,000 acres, 20% contained. Patterson, ICT1 CAL FIRE IMT 2 assigned and will assume command 1000 tomorrow. Moderate to extreme fire behavior with spotting. Threats to single family residences, commercial wineries and vineyards, local power infrastructure and highway 49. Evacuations in effect.
07/26/2014
1830
CA-NOD Malt Fire: 1,054 acres, 96% contained. Expected containment 07/27/2014.
07/26/2014
1830
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 100% contained.
07/26/2014
1145
CA-SRF Sugarbowl Fire: 7 acres, 100% contained.
07/26/2014
0730
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 1,300 acres, 20% contained. Moderate to extreme fire behavior with spotting. Threats to single family residences, commercial wineries and vineyards, local power infrastructure and highway 49. Evacuations in effect.
07/26/2014
0730
CA-NOD Malt Fire: 1,054 acres, 85% contained. Crews continue to reinforce containment lines, mop up and are beginning suppression repair.
07/26/2014
0730
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 95% contained. Tactical patrol and mop up continues. Expected containment 07/28/2014.
07/25/2014
1815
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 300 acres, 0% contained. Structures threatened. Evacuations in progress on Sand Ridge Road.
07/25/2014
1745
CA-NOD Malt Fire: 1,054 acres, 75% contained. Crews continue to reinforce containment lines. Mop up of interior pockets of unburned fuels continues. Reduction in acreage due to GPS mapping.
07/25/2014
1730
CA-AEU Sand Fire: 50 acres, 0% contained, burning in grass and oak woodland at a moderate rate of spread. Fire is located east of Highway 49, at the Amador/El Dorado county line, 5 miles north of Plymouth. Fire has spotted and is burning on both sides of the Middle Fork Cosumnes River.
07/25/2014
1730
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 95% contained. Steep terrain continues to hamper full containment. Extensive back haul operations continue to remove equipment. Fire suppression repair continues.
07/25/2014
1730
CA-SRF Sugar Bowl Fire: 5 acres, 70% contained. Highway 96 is open with traffic control in place.
07/25/2014
1215
CA-SRF Sugar Bowl Fire: 35 acres, 0% contained, forward progress has been stopped. Highway 96 is closed within the fire area due to rolling debris onto the roadway.
07/25/2014
0930
CA-SRF Sugar Bowl Fire: 35 acres, 0% contained, burning in timber and grass. Fire is located on Highway 96, 5 miles north of Willow Creek. Moderate rate of spread, with debris rollout on Highway 96.
07/25/2014
0930
CA-LMU Lightning fires: 27 acres, 100% contained.
07/25/2014
0930
CA-NOD Malt Fire: 1,400 acres, 60% contained. No fire spread last night due to high humidities and low winds. Fire behavior mainly limited to burning of interior pockets.
07/25/2014
0930
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 95% contained. Fire suppression repair is on-going.
07/24/2014
0715
CA-NOD Malt Flat Fire: 1,400 acres, 40% contained. Minimal rate of spread overnight due to light winds and good humidity recovery. Fire behavior mainly limited to burning interior juniper trees. Threat to Wilderness study area, Sheldon-Hart Wildlife Refuge, private ranches and grazing allotments.
07/24/2014
0715
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 95% contained. Extensive backhaul operations will continue.
07/23/2014
1800
CA-NOD Malt Flat Fire: 495 acres brush and grass, 0% containment. Rapid rate of spread. 75 degrees, RH 18%, wind WSW 24 gusting 39. Threat to Wilderness study area and Sheldon-Hart Wildlife Refuge.
07/23/2014
1745
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 95% contained. Incident transitioned back to the local unit at 1000 this morning. Significant demobilization of resources was completed today.
07/23/2014
1130
CA-LMU Lightning Fires: 27 acres, 75% contained.
07/23/2014
0715
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 95% contained. Incident will transition back to the local unit at 1000 this morning. Significant demobilization of resources will be completed today.
07/22/2014
1730
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 93% contained. Patrol and mopup continues. Extensive backhaul operations removing fire hose from the line are ongoing. A Flash Fllod Warning has been issued by the National Weather Servive - Eureka for the area surrounding the fire until 17:45 today due to thunderstorm activity in the vicinity.
07/22/2014
1715
CA-LMU Lightning Fires: 27 acres, 60% contained. Comprised of 24 fires with the largest fire being 10 acres. Slow rate of spread. 67 degrees, 57% relative humidity, winds south at 5 gusting 13. Unit has taken 4,738 lightning strikes in the past 7 days.
07/22/2014
1700
CA-NEU Iowa Fire: 14 acres, 100% contained.
07/22/2014
0700
CA-NEU Iowa Fire: 20 acres, 50% contained. Threats have been mitigated.
07/22/2014
0700
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 88% contained. Significant improvements continue to be made to the control lines in all Branches. Planned transition back to the Unit on 7/23 1000.
07/21/2014
1800
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 86% contained. Fire has completed backing into East Fork of Duncan Creek. Other areas of the fire continued creeping and consuming unburned islands in the interior requiring ground resources to continue to monitor. Demobilization of resources continues.
07/21/2014
1800
CA-BTU Cherokee Fire: 16 acres, 100% contained.
07/21/2014
1530
CA-BTU Cherokee Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained, moderate rate of spread, burning in oak woodland. Fire is located on Cherokee Road, 2 miles north of Oroville.
07/21/2014
1445
CA-NEU Iowa Fire: 20 acres, 5% contained, burning in grass and oak woodland. Fire is located on Iowa Hill Road, south of Colfax, American River Canyon. Threat to the community of Colfax.
07/21/2014
1345
National Weather Service - Meford has issed a Red Flag Warning for Tuesday from 1100 hours through 2300 hours for abundant lightning and dry fuels. This Red Flag Warning is in effect for fire weather zones 280, 281, 284 and 285. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=mfr&wwa=red flag warning
07/21/2014
0730
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for abundant lightning and dry fuels from 1400 hours through 2300 hours today for fire weather zones 280, 281, 282, 284 and 285. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=mfr&wwa=red flag warning
07/21/2014
0700
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 81% contained. Significant improvements continue to be made to the control lines in all Branches.
07/20/2014
1815
Increased initial attack activity today due to thunderstorms and gusty outflow winds.
07/20/2014
1805
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 76% contained. During the afternoon hours, a thunder storm cell passed 5 miles to the west of the fire. The fire activity increased on Division K and required additional air support. New fire starts were identifed outside of the Bully Fire by air resources.
07/20/2014
1700
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for abundant lightning and dry fuels in Eastern portion of Siskiyou and Western portion of Modoc Counties until 2100 tonight. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
07/20/2014
0815
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Monday morning through Monday evening for fire weather zones 634 and 284. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=fire weather watch
07/20/2014
0700
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 71% contained. Tactical patrol operations continued to be utilized to further support exisiting control lines throughout the operational period. Significant improvements continue to be made to the control lines in all Branches.
07/19/2014
1800
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 66% contained. The fire continued backing into the East Fork of Duncan Creek. Other areas of the fire continued creeping in the understory and consuming unburned islands within the perimeter. Fire suppression repair has been instituted and will be ongoing.
07/19/2014
1700
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...282...284...285...624 and 625. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/19/2014
0730
CA-PNF Chance Fire: 28 acres, 100% contained.
07/19/2014
0730
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 61% contained. The fire continued to actively burn during the night consuming unburned interior islands. Fire suppression repair has been instituted and will be ongoing.
07/19/2014
0730
NV-HTF Clear Creek Fire: 187 acres, 100% contained.
07/18/2014
1815
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 12,661 acres, 56% contained. The fire from the burning operations is backing into the East Fork of Duncan Creek, with occasional isolated single tree torching. Other areas of the fire continued creeping in the understory. Crews continue to make good progress in all Branches. Fire suppression repair has been instituted and will be ongoing.
07/18/2014
1815
CA-PNF Chance Fire: 15 acres, 0% contained. Forward progress has been stopped. Structure threat has been mitigated.
07/18/2014
1815
NV-HTF Clear Creek Fire: 187 acres, 75% contained; full containment expected this evening.
07/18/2014
1815
NV-HTF Evans Fire: 633 acres, 100% contained.
07/18/2014
1330
CA-PNF Chance Fire: 10 acres, 0% contained. Fire is located 1 mile south of Frenchman Lake. Moderate rate of spread, with torching and short range spotting, burning in brush and timber. Threat to Forest Service compound facility.
07/18/2014
0730
CA-SHU Bully: 11,200 acres, 51% contained. Mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted. Road closures remain in place for Bully Choop Road. Big Foot Road and Graves Road are open to residents and emergency personnel only. Burnout and tactical patrol operations continue to be utilized to further support existing control lines. Significant improvements continue to be made to existing control lines in the southeast portion of the fire.
07/18/2014
0730
NV-HTF Evans Fire: 630 acres, 80% contained. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/18/2014
0730
NV-HTF Clear Creek Fire: 187 acres, 35% contained. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/18/2014
0730
CA-SHF Lakin Fire: 18 acres, 100% contained.
07/17/2014
1815
NV-HTF Evans Fire: 700 acres, 80% contained.
07/17/2014
1815
NV-HTF Clear Creek Fire: 300 acres, 35% containment. Forward spread has been stopped.
07/17/2014
1815
CA-SHF Lakin Fire: 18 acres, 50% contained.
07/17/2014
1815
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 11,200 acres, 51% contained. Fire continued making slope driven runs in brush and continued creeping in the timber. Resident repopulation of Sunny Hill Road community is complete.
07/17/2014
0845
NV-HTF Clear Creek Fire: 300 acres in brush, 0% containment. 5 miles southwest of Carson City, NV. Moderate rate of spread. 73 degrees, RH 50%, winds south at 4 gusting 7. Structures threatened.
07/17/2014
0715
NV-HTF Evans Fire: 700 acres, 25% contained. Expected containment today.
07/17/2014
0715
CA-SHF Lakin Fire: 18 acres, 50% contained. Threat to 500 KV powerlines has been mitigated.
07/17/2014
0715
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 10,700 acres, 47% contained. Fire continued making slope driven runs in brush and continued creeping in the timber. Resident repopulation continues.
07/17/2014
0700
Effective 0001 this morning North Ops moved to preparedness level 2.
07/16/2014
1900
CA-SHF Lakin Fire: 25 acres brush, 0% contained. Threat to 500 KV powerlines.
07/16/2014
1845
NV-HTF Evans Fire: 700 acres, 20% contained. Threats to wildlife refuge and ranch lands has been mitigated. Expected containment 07/17/2014.
07/16/2014
1845
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 10,200 acres, 40% contained. Fire continued making slope driven runs in brush and continued creeping in the timber. Mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted.
07/16/2014
1130
NV-HTF Evans Fire: 450 acres grass and brush, 20% contained. 82 degrees, 31% RH, wind north at 8 gusting 12. Slow rate of spread. Threat to wildlife refuge and ranch lands. Commitment of Federal and State resources.
07/16/2014
0715
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 8,700 acres, 35% contained. Fire continued to grow during the night with active burning observed. Firing operations continue to be utilized to further support control line reinforcement. Mandatory evacuations remain in place for Big Foot Road and Sunny Hill Road. An evacuation advisory remains in place east to Rainbow Lake Road.
07/15/2014
1815
The National Interagency Coordination Center has raised the National Preparedness Level to PL3.
07/15/2014
1800
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 8,100 acres, 20% contained. Fire made slope driven runs in brush and creeped in timber and understory. Increased humidity and cloud cover slowed spread rates in timber. Mandatory evacuations remain in place for Big Foot Road and Sunny Hill Road. An evacuation advisory remains in place for east of Rainbow Lake Road.
07/15/2014
0715
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 6,400 acres, 20% contained. Fire continued to grow during the night with active burning observed. Mandatory evacuations remain in place for Big Foot Road and Sunny Hill Road. An evacuation advisory remains in place for east of Rainbow Lake Road.
07/14/2014
1815
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 5,500 acres, 15% contained. Fire made significant sustained surface fuel runs through heavy brush. Winds caused significant fire activity on the fire, making hard runs up drainages. Mandatory evacuations remain in effect for Big Foot Road and the Sunny Hill Road area. Advisory evacuations remain in effect in the Rainbow Lake Road area.
07/14/2014
1115
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 4,700 acres, 15% contained. Mandatory evacuations are in effect for Big Foot Road, from Platina Road to Wilson Creek. Advisory evacuation is in effect for area east of Wilson Creek to Rainbow Lake Road. Big Foot Road is closed north of Platina Road.
07/14/2014
0730
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 4,400 acres, 15% contained. Fire continued to grow overnight with active burning observed. Fire spread continues to be topographic and fuels driven. 8 residences destroyed, 1 residence damaged, 9 vehicles destroyed. Damage assessment ongoing. Platina Road is open to residents and emergency vehicles only.
07/14/2014
0730
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 100% contained.
07/13/2014
1800
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 99% contained.
07/13/2014
1800
Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
07/13/2014
1800
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 4,000 acres, 15% contained. Fire spread is topographic and fuels driven making hard runs up drainages when coming into alignment with the wind. Platina road remains open to residents only.
07/13/2014
0715
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 3,700 acres, 10% contained. Moderate rate of spread with medium range spotting. Evacuations have been lifted. Platina road open to residents only.
07/13/2014
0715
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 99% contained. Expected containment 07/14/2014.
07/12/2014
1800
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 2,930 acres, 10% contained. Estes, IMT 1 Cal Fire Team 6 assumed command at 1800 today. The fire is moving at a moderate rate of spread driven by extremely dry fuels and alignment with slope. Mandatory evacuations in effect. Road closures in effect.
07/12/2014
1800
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 99% contained.
07/12/2014
1800
CA-SCU Marsh Fire: 120 acres, 100% contained.
07/12/2014
1630
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 100% contained.
07/12/2014
0730
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 2,800 acres, 10% contained. Estes, IMT 1 Cal Fire Team 6 has been assigned. The fire made significant uphill runs with short range spotting. Mandatory evacuations in effect. Road closures in effect.
07/12/2014
0730
CA-SCU Marsh Fire: 120 acres grass and oak woodland, 60% contained.
07/12/2014
0730
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 98% contained.
07/12/2014
0730
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 98% contained. Full containment expected at end of shift today.
07/11/2014
1815
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 300 acres, 0% contained. Platina Road remains closed both east and west of the fire area. Mandatory evacuations remain in place along Platina Road.
07/11/2014
1815
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 98% contained.
07/11/2014
1815
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 98% contained.
07/11/2014
1710
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 100 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning on both sides of Platina Road. Mandatory evacuations along Platina Road. Platina Road road is closed to all traffic.
07/11/2014
1610
CA-SHU Bully Fire: 40 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in brush and oak woodland, at a moderate to rapid rate of spread. Fire is located at Old Bully Choop Road and Platina Road, near Igo.
07/11/2014
1115
National Weather Service - Eureka has modified the Red Flag Warning to now include only fire weather zones 203, 204 and 283. The Red Flag Warning for these areas remains in effect until 1700 today. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
07/11/2014
0800
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 95% contained. The team transitioned the fire to the local unit at 0700 hours this morning.
07/11/2014
0800
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 97% contained.
07/10/2014
1800
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 92% contained.
07/10/2014
1745
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 97% contained.
07/10/2014
1545
National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 0100 tonight through 1700 Friday for abundant lightning and dry fuels for fire weather zones 203...204...211...212...277 and 283. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
07/10/2014
1430
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from midnight tonight through 1800 Friday for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...282...284...and 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/10/2014
1300
National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Red Flag Warning for dry thunderstorms which is in effect from 2300 this evening through 1100 Friday morning. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWSTO
07/10/2014
1300
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds which is in effect from 2300 this evening through 1100 Friday morning. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
07/10/2014
0745
CA-SHU Dry Fire: 143 acres, 100% contained.
07/10/2014
0715
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 86% contained. Significant demobilization of resources continues.
07/10/2014
0715
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 100% contained.
07/10/2014
0715
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 96% contained. Suppression repair is underway.
07/10/2014
0700
CA-SHU Dry Fire: 143 acres, 85% contained.
07/09/2014
1745
Increased initial attack activity in the Geographic Area today.
07/09/2014
1745
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 82% contained.
07/09/2014
1745
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 100% contained.
07/09/2014
1745
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 96% contained.
07/09/2014
1600
CA-SHU Dry Fire: 150 acres, 70% contained. Forward progress has been stopped. 1 outbuilding destroyed.
07/09/2014
1430
CA-SHU Dry Fire: 90 acres Oak woodland, 0% contained. Moderate rate of spread. 1 structure involved.
07/09/2014
1400
A Fuels and Fire Behavior Advisory has been issued for Northern California.

http://www.predictiveservices.nifc.gov/fuels_fire-danger/fuels_fire-danger.htm

07/09/2014
0715
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 74% contained. Anticipated containment 07/11/2014.
07/09/2014
0715
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 95% contained. 100% containment expected today.
07/09/2014
0715
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 95% contained. Anticipated containment 07/14/2014.
07/09/2014
0700
Light initial attack in the GACC the past 24 hours.
07/08/2014
1830
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 71% contained.
07/08/2014
1830
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 95% contained.
07/08/2014
1830
CA-Cassel Fire: 75 acres, 100% contained.
07/08/2014
1830
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246, 95% contained.
07/08/2014
0745
National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Red Flag Warning for thunderstorms which is in effect from 1200 today until 2300 this evening. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
07/08/2014
0730
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 95% contained.
07/08/2014
0730
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 55% contained.
07/08/2014
0730
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 95% contained.
07/08/2014
0730
CA-SHU Cassel Fire: 75 acres, 95% contained.
07/08/2014
0715
CA-NEU Hutto Fire: 35 acres, 40% contained. Forward progress has been stopped. Evacuations on Keller Road remain in effect.
07/07/2014
1830
CA-NEU Hutto Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in oak woodland, 4 miles west of Penn Valley. Moderate rate of spread with spotting.
07/07/2014
1815
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,246 acres, 90% contained. Incident will transition back to the local Unit at 0600 hours on 7/8. Estimated containment on 7/9.
07/07/2014
1815
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 3,210 acres, 100% contained. Additional acreage is due to Gulch Fire now being managed as part of this complex. Demobilization of resources is occuring.
07/07/2014
1815
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 45% contained. Direct fireline continues to be built; existing fireline being reinforced.
07/07/2014
1815
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 90% contained. Continued line construction and support to the Monticello Fire. Estimated containment on 7/8.
07/07/2014
1815
CA-SHU Cassell Fire: 75 acres, 85% contained. Mop up and fire line reinforcement continues. Estimated containment on 7/8.
07/07/2014
1515
National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening for thunderstorms in fire weather zones 277 and 283. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
07/07/2014
1445
National Weather Service - Medord has issued a Red Flag Warning for Tuesday 7/8 from 1200 hours until 2300 hours for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280, 281, 282, 284, and 285. The Fire Weather Watch issued earlier is no longer in effect. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/07/2014
0730
National Weather Service - Medford's Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280 and 281.http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/07/2014
0730
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Fire Weather Watch from Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds for Northeast California north of Highway 50. Affected areas included fire weather zones 270, 271, 272 and 278. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
07/07/2014
0715
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 90% contained. Estimated containment 7/8. Fireline construction continues. Resources are supporting the Monticello Fire.
07/07/2014
0715
CA-SHU Cassel Fire: 75 acres, 75% contained. Estimated containment 7/8. Mop up continues. Existing fireline is being reinforced.
07/07/2014
0715
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 35% contained. Direct fireline continues to be built. Existing fireline is being strengthened.
07/07/2014
0715
CA-MDF Gulch Fire: 1,469 acres, 91% contained. Estimated containment 7/8. Unified command has ended. This fire will now be managed as part of the Modoc July Complex.
07/07/2014
0715
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,233 acres, 85% contained. Estimated containment 7/9. Emphasis is on strengthening control lines.
07/06/2014
1845
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 6,488 acres, 30% contained. Evacuations lifted for Golden Bear Estates. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/06/2014
1845
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 85% contained.
07/06/2014
1845
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command: 1,469 acres, 90% contained. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/06/2014
1845
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,651 acres, 100% contained.
07/06/2014
1845
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,233 acres, 85% contained.
07/06/2014
1845
CA-SHU Cassel Fire: 75 acres, 75% contained. Evacuations lifted. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/06/2014
1600
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch from Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280 and 281. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/06/2014
0800
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 7,000 acres, 30% contained. Smith, ICT 1 Cal Fire Team 5 will assume command today. Moderate to dangerous rate of spread. Evacuation of Golden Bear Estates. High tension powerlines threatened.
07/06/2014
0800
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 80% contained.
07/06/2014
0800
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command. 1,600 acres, 75% contained.
07/06/2014
0800
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,651 acres, 75% contained. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/06/2014
0800
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,198 acres, 75% contained.
07/06/2014
0745
CA-SHU Cassel Fire: 100 acres, 30% contained. Forward rate of spread has been stopped. Evacuations remain in effect.
07/05/2014
2000
CA-SHU Cassel Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in oak woodland. Moderate rate of spread.
07/05/2014
1830
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 5,000 acres, 15% contained. Rapid rate of spread. Highway 128 closed in the fire area. Mandatory evacuations of Golden Bear Estates.
07/05/2014
1830
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 75% contained.
07/05/2014
1830
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command. 1,600 acres, 75% contained.
07/05/2014
1830
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,924 acres, 75% contained.
07/05/2014
1830
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,198 acres, 75% contained.
07/05/2014
1630
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 5,000 acres, 15% contained. Rapid rate of spread. Highway 128 closed in the fire area. Mandatory evacuations of Golden Bear Estates.
07/05/2014
1200
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 1,500 acres, 25% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Highway 128 closed in the fire area. Mandatory evacuations of Golden Bear Estates.
07/05/2014
0830
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning which is in effect from 1400 until 2000 today for the combination of strong winds and low relative humidities for the eastern portion of fire weather zone 284 in California. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/05/2014
0730
CA-LNU Monticello Fire: 1,000 acres brush and grass, 10% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Evacuations of Golden Bear Estates. High tension power lines threatened.
07/04/2014
1830
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 65% contained. Estimated containment 7/8/2014.
07/04/2014
1830
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command. 1,600 acres, 40% contained. Structure threat to Canby remains. Power lines and railroad threat mitigated. Red Flag warning for the fire area in effect until 2200 hours tonight.
07/04/2014
1830
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,854 acres, 50% contained. There are 20 fires within the complex. Red Flag warning for the fire area in effect until 2200 hours tonight.
07/04/2014
1830
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 15,000 acres, 30% contained. Red Flag warning for the fire area in effect until 2200 hours tonight.
07/04/2014
0830
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command: 1,400 acres, 10% contained. Structures, power lines and railroad are currently threatened. Red Flag warning in effect for the fire area today.
07/04/2014
0830
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,854 acres, 20% contained. There are 20 fires within the complex. Red Flag warning in effect for the fire area today.
07/04/2014
0730
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 9,325 acres, 15% contained. Very active fire behavior continues. Downdrafts continue to cause significant fire growth to the south and west.
07/04/2014
0730
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 55% contained. Difficult terrain has made the suppression effort hand crew dependent.
07/03/2014
1915
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command: 900 acres, 0% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Structures, power lines and Highway 139 remain threatened.
07/03/2014
1900
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,854 acres, 20% contained. Fires in the complex exhibited moderate flame lengths and some smoldering. 500 KV powerlines and railroad infrastructure remain threatened.
07/03/2014
1900
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres, 45% contained. Firing operations produced extreme fire behavior with short durations of critical rates of spread. Direct line construction and reinforcement will continue.
07/03/2014
1900
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 7,492 acres, 15% contained. Very active fire behavior with rapid rates of spread, isolated torching and short range spotting. Continue direct and indirect line construction.
07/03/2014
1715
CA-MDF/CA-LMU Gulch Fire - Unified Command: 15 miles North of Canby, CA. 100 acres, 0% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Structures, power lines and Highway 139 threatened.
07/03/2014
1645
On 4 July 2014, Wakoski's Type 2 IMT is being prepositioned at the Wildland Fire Training Center, McClellan. Wakoski's team will be available Regionally, for the next incident in northern or southern California.
07/03/2014
1330
CA-SHF West Fire: 15 acres, 100% contained.
07/03/2014
1315
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning which is in effect from 1200 to 2200 Friday for the combination of strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather zones 284 and 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/03/2014
1200
Effective 1200 today North Ops is moving to preparedness level 3.
07/03/2014
1100
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning for Friday from 1300 to 2100 for gusty winds and low humidity for northeast California including the Suprise Valley and extreme northwest Nevada. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
07/03/2014
0900
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch for Friday afternoon through Friday evening for a combination of strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather zones 284 and 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/03/2014
0830
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: 1,650 acres, 20% contained. Continued fire growth expected due to hot and dry conditions. 500 KV powerlines and railroad infrastructure remain threatened.
07/03/2014
0830
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 4,300 acres. 30% contained. Fire made short runs in steep terrain. Increased relative humidity aided in suppression efforts. The threat to Berryessa Estates remains.
07/03/2014
0815
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 4,500 acres, 10% contained. Rapid rates of spread. Downdrafts from afternoon thunderstorms caused significant growth. Nor Cal IMT Team 1 is assigned and will in brief at 1700 today.
07/02/2014
1945
CA-MDF Modoc July Complex: Nor Cal IMT Team 2 is assigned and set to in brief at 0900 on 7/3/2014 and assume command at 1800. The complex will be comprised of the Coleman, Dobe, Northern, Janes and 19 additional fires.
07/02/2014
1945
CA-MDF Dobe Fire: 250 acres, 0% contained.
07/02/2014
1945
CA-MDF Dalton Fire: 1,000 acres, 0% contained.
07/02/2014
1945
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 2,000 acres, 50% contained.
07/02/2014
1945
CA-SHF West Fire: 15 acres, 80% contained.
07/02/2014
1730
CA-MDF Dobe Fire: 50 acres juniper and sage. 0% containment. Moderate rate of spread.
07/02/2014
1715
CA-MDF Dalton Fire: 400 acres juniper and sage. 0% containment. Rapid rate of spread. Significant control issue due to winds.
07/02/2014
1215
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: 1,140 acres, 50% conatined.
07/02/2014
1115
CA-MDF Northern Fire: West of Hwy 139 near Twin Sisters Butte. 30 acres timber. 10% contained.
07/02/2014
1115
CA-MDF Janes Fire: West of Janes Valley Reservoir. 30 acres brush and timber. 10% contained.
07/02/2014
0830
CA-NOD Coleman Fire: Twenty-five miles east of Fort Bidwell, CA. 350 acres juniper, brush and grass. Active fire behavior with isolated torching and short range spotting. Structures threatened. 5% contained.
07/02/2014
0830
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 3,200 acres, 30% contained. Fire layed down for the night due to increased relative humidity. Evacuations remain in progress.
07/01/2014
2045
Increased initial attack in the GACC today due to scattered dry lightning.
07/01/2014
2030
CA-SHF West Fire: 35 acres, 30% contained.
07/01/2014
2000
Effective 2000 tonight North Ops is moving to preparedness level 2.
07/01/2014
1915
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 2,500 acres, 30% contained. Evacuation of 600 people. Evacuation center established at Middletown High School. Cal Fire IMT 5 will assume command of the incident 7/2/2014 at 1200. Numerous local road closures.
07/01/2014
1715
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 1,000 acres, 10% contained. Mandatory evacuations of Berryessa Estates. Cal Fire IMT 5 has been activated.
07/01/2014
1700
CA-SHF West Fire: 40 acres brush and timber, 0% contained. Spotting a 1/4 of a mile. Multiple structures threatened.
07/01/2014
1530
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 500 acres brush, 10% contained. Evacuations remain in progress. Additional evacuation advisory for Berryessa Estates.
07/01/2014
1400
CA-LNU Butts Fire: 200 acres brush, 0% contained. Evacuations remain in progress.
07/01/2014
1300
CA-LNU Butts Fire: Butts Canyon Rd., Pope Valley, 10 miles southeast of Middletown. 30 acres, 0% contained. Critical rate of spread. 5 structures involved. Evacuations in progress.
07/01/2014
0700

National Weather Service Sacramento, Eureka and Medford have upgraded previously issued Fire Weather Watches to Red Flag Warnings.

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ063&warncounty=CAC103&firewxzone=CAZ279&local_place1=24 Miles WSW Red Bluff Municipal CA&product1=Red+Flag+Warning&lat=40.03947&lon=-122.67034

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ004&warncounty=CAC105&firewxzone=CAZ283&local_place1=4 Miles NNW Helena CA&product1=Red+Flag+Warning&lat=40.82895&lon=-123.14729

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ084&warncounty=CAC093&firewxzone=CAZ284&local_place1=13 Miles ESE Macdoel CA&product1=Red+Flag+Warning&lat=41.76755&lon=-121.77977

06/30/2014
1755
CA-SCU Currie Fire: 125 acres, 75% contained. Forward rate of spread has been stopped. All threats have been mitigated.
06/30/2014
1614

National Weather Service - Medford has a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening for dry thunderstorms and gusty outflow winds for weather zones 280, 281 and 282.

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ080&warncounty=CAC093&firewxzone=CAZ280&local_place1=4 Miles ENE Fort Jones CA&product1=Fire+Weather+Watch&lat=41.62783&lon=-122.77277

06/30/2014
1555
CA-SCU Currie Fire: 50 acres, 30% contained. Evacuations in progress. Threat remains to structures and transmission lines.
06/30/2014
1447
CA-SCU Currie Fire: Fire is burning in the area of Currie road in South San Jose. 40 acres, 0% contained - fire has moderate rate of spread and is a treat to transmission lines.
06/30/2014
1138

National Weather Service - Eureka has a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening for dry thunderstorms for fire weather zone 283 - the Western portion of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest.

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ004&warncounty=CAC105&firewxzone=CAZ283&local_place1=9 Miles N Weaverville CA&product1=Fire+Weather+Watch&lat=40.85526&lon=-122.94288

06/30/2014
1100

National Weather Service - Sacramento has a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening for isolated dry thunderstorms in fire weather zones 213, 263 and 279.

http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=fire weather watch

06/30/2014
1030

National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect for Tuesday (1300-2100) for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds for the Eastern Sierra and Western Nevada Sierra Front.

http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning

06/30/2014
0700
The National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) has designated the week of June 30th through July 6th as “A Week to Remember, Reflect, and Learn”, to commemorate the 20-year anniversary of the South Canyon fire accident and the one-year anniversary of the Yarnell Hill fire accident, to honor the memories of all fallen wildland firefighters, and to reflect on lessons learned from different types of wildland fire accidents.
06/29/2014
1748
Light initial attack reported today in North Ops.
06/28/2014
1745
Minimal initial attack activity within the GACC today.
06/27/2014
1800
Initial attack activity was light in the GACC today.
06/27/2014
0700
Light initial attack reported in the last 24 hours.
06/25/2014
1745
Initial attack activity was minimal in the GACC today.
06/24/2014
1730
CA-BTU Orchard Blossom fire: 41 acres, 100% contained.
06/24/2014
1500
CA-BTU Orchard Blossom fire: 40 acres, 0% containment, dangerous rate of spread. Fire is located 5 miles northwest of Chico, CA.
06/23/2014
1800
Minimal initial attack activity within the GACC today.
06/23/2014
1100
The National Interagency Coordination Center has lowered the National Planning Level to PL1.
06/23/2014
0900
National Weather Service Reno has issued a Fire Weather Watch for Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening for the greater Lake Tahoe area, Mono county and eastern Alpine county for gusty winds and dry conditions.
06/22/2014
0700
CA-BTU Rusty Fire: 10 acres, 100% contained. CA-BTU Limelight Fire: 8 acres 100% contained.
06/21/2014
1700
CA-BTU Rusty fire: 10 acres, 75% contained. CA-BTU Limelight fire: 8 acres, 75% contained. Heavy fuels are hampering full containment efforts on both fires.
06/21/2014
1330

CA-BTU Rusty fire: 10 acres, brusk-oak woodland, 50% contained, moderate rate of spread. Burning within a half mile of CA-BTU Limelight fire: 5 acres, brush and timber, 25% contained, moderate rate of spread. Both fires being managed under a single command.

06/20/2014
1800
Initial attack activity increased in the GACC today.
06/20/2014
1630
SOPS News and Notes is now operable.
06/20/2014
1315
Due to technical and server issues, SOPS in unable to post to their News and Notes at this time.
06/19/2014
1745
The GACC experienced light initial attack activity today.
06/18/2014
0930
Light initial attack was reported in the GACC in the last 24 hours.
06/16/2014
1800
Initial attack activity was light in the GACC today.
06/14/2014
1805

Due to connectivity issues at SOPS we have been asked to post the following here: CA-SQF Shirley Fire: 890 acres, CIIMT 3/Pincha-Tulley took over the fire at 1800 hours today. Unified command between the USFS, BLM, and Kern County.

06/14/2014
1745
Light initial attack in the GACC today.
06/14/2014
0730
Light initial attack reported in the last 24 hours.
06/13/2014
1355
CA-TGU Tehama fire: 225 acres, 100% contained.
06/13/2014
1345
CA-TGU Tehama fire: 150 acres, 10% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
06/13/2014
1245
CA-TGU Tehama fire: 75 acres burning in grass and brush. 0% containment. Northwest winds at 16 mph, with gusts to 22 mph. Fire is located in Rancho Tehama, southwest of Red Bluff.
06/13/2014
0830
CA-NEU Monument fire: 10 acres, 100% contained.
06/13/2014
0830
CA-MRN Barnabe fire: 35 acres, 95% contained.
06/13/2014
0830
CA-LNU Norman fire: 70 acres, 100% contained.
06/13/2014
0700
National Weather Service - Reno has extended the Red Flag Warning in effect until 2300 this evening for gusty winds and low humidity for the Lake Tahoe Basin and the western Nevada Sierra front. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
06/12/2014
1800
Initial attack activity increased within the GACC today.
06/12/2014
1745
CA-NEU Monument fire: 10 acres, 5% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Fire is located west of Smartsville on State Highway 20.
06/12/2014
1700
CA-MRN Barnabe fire: 35 acres, grass and brush, 50% contained. Fire is located in Samuel P Taylor State Park. Trails within the state park are closed.
06/12/2014
1645
CA-LNU Norman fire: 70 acres, grass, 80% contained. Fire is located near Vacaville. Forward rate of spread has been stopped.
06/11/2014
1800
The GACC experienced light initial attack activity today.
06/11/2014
1130
National Weather Service Medford has issued a red flag warning for Modoc county from 1500 to 2000 hours today, and again from 1200 to 2000 hours on Thursday, for a combination of strong winds and low relative humidities. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/11/2014
0900
Initial attack activity was light within the GACC the past 24 hours. All initial attack activities were successful during red flag conditions.
06/10/2014
1100
The Predictive Service Area (PSA) charts for Energy Release Components, 1000 hour dead fuel moisture levels and 100 hour dead fuel moisture levels have been updated. Most PSAs are either approaching or have already exceeded historic levels. The charts can be viewed at http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/fuels_fire-danger/index.htm
06/10/2014
0945
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 1100 Thursday morning through 2000 Thursday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for the western Nevada and northeastern California. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
06/10/2014
0700
Last year on June 10th, California Smokejumper Luke Sheehy was struck and killed by a falling tree branch while suppressing the Saddleback Fire in the South Warner Wilderness.  While acknowledging this tragic event, please find time for reflection and renewed appreciation for all that surrounds you.  Always remember- never forget -Live Like Luke
06/10/2014
0700
National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Fire Weather Watch in effect Thursday afternoon and evening due to low humidity and gusty winds for northeast Shasta county to include the Burney Basin. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWSTO
06/09/2014
1800
Initial attack activity was light within the GACC today.
06/09/2014
1730
CA-SKU Mill Fire: 10 acres, 100% contained.
06/09/2014
1130
The National Interagency Coordination Center has elevated the National Planning Level to PL2.
06/09/2014
1100
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Fire Weather Watch in effect from Thursday morning through Thursday evening for gusty winds and low humidity for the eastern Sierra, northeast California and western Nevada. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
06/09/2014
0900
CA-SKU Mill Fire: 10 acres; 80% contained. Heavy fuels continue to hamper full containment.
06/09/2014
0900
National Weather Service - Sacramento has extended the Red Flag Warning for the Eastern Coastal Range, Northern and far Western portions of the Sacramento Valley and adjacent foothills until 1700 Tuesday. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
06/08/2014
1815
The GACC had increased fire activity today. All fires successfully stopped at initial attack.
06/08/2014
1543
CA-SKU Mill Fire: 15 acres, forward spread has been stopped. Fire is 40% contained.
06/08/2014
1451
CA-SKU Mill Fire: 10 acres burning in brush, moderate rate of spread with mid range spotting. 0% contained. Fire is buring 1/4 mile east of Roseburg Mill in Weed.
06/08/2014
0705
National Weather Service - Sacramento has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning for the Eastern Coastal Range, Northern and far Western portions of the Sacramento Valley and adjacent foothills. This warning is in place through 1100 Monday. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
06/08/2014
0700
Light initial attack reported in the past 24 hours.
06/07/2014
1630
National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Red Flag Warning for critical fire conditions late Saturday evening through Monday afternoon due to low humidity and breezy north winds across the eastern Coastal range...northern and far western portions of the Sacramento valley and the adjacent foothills. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
06/07/2014
0715
National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Fire Weather Watch for critical fire conditions Sunday and Monday due to low RH and breezy north winds across the eastern Coastal range...western Sierra foothills...northern and far western portions of the Sacramento valley. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=fire weather watch
06/07/2014
0700
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect until 2100 this evening for the combination of strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather zone 280. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=mfr&wwa=red flag warning
06/06/2014
0700
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect until 2000 this evening for the combination of strong winds and low relative humidities for fire weather zone 280. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=mfr&wwa=red flag warning
06/05/2014
1500
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 2000 this evening until 0800 Friday for the combination of strong winds and low relative humidities for portions of fire weather zone 280.http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/05/2014
0730
Light initial attack reported in the past 24 hours.
06/03/2014
1000
The National Interagency Coordination Center has dropped the National Planning Level to PL1.
06/02/2014
1839
Lightning activity is being reported on the Northwest mountains and along the California State line. Precipitation is being recorded at near by RAWS stations. A few Northern Forests and Units are responding to small lightning fires.
06/02/2014
0840
North Ops Predictive Services has posted the June Monthly Outlook. It can be found at the following link. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
06/01/2014
0848
Light initial attack reported in the GACC today.
06/01/2014
1315
National Weather Service - Reno has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning effective 1400-1900 Monday for isolated dry lightning and gusty winds. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
06/01/2014
1000
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Fire Weather Watch for Western Nevada Sierra Front beginning Monday afternoon and continuing into Monday evening for gusty winds and low humidity. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=fire weather watch
05/28/2014
0715
National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Red Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity for fire weather zones 215...216...217...218...and 219 until 2000 Thursday. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
05/27/2014
0844
National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Lake Wind Advisory for Lassen, Eastern Plumas and Eastern Sierra counties from 1100 - 2300 today.http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=lake wind advisory
05/27/2014
0844
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for gusty westerly winds and low relative humidity between 1400-2000 for Modoc County, except Surprise Valley. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
05/27/2014
0830
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 175 acres, 100% contained.
05/27/2014
0645
Light initial attack report in the past 24 hours.
05/26/2014
1700
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 175 acres, 95% contained.
05/26/2014
0700
Memorial Day: Pause and consider those who made it possible. Thank you for your service.
05/25/2014
2128
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 175 acres, 75% contained. Forward rate of spread has been stopped.
05/25/2014
1800
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 180 acres, 40% contained.
05/25/2014
1708
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 180 acres, 25% contained. Slow to moderate rate of spread.
05/25/2014
1543
CA-BTU Par Fire: 40 acres, 100% contained.
05/25/2014
1528
CA-BTU Par Fire: 30 acres, burning in grass and brush, 50% contained. Fire is west of Oroville.
05/25/2014
1445
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 150 acres, 20% contained. Fire has burned on to the Mendocino National Forest. Fire now is in unified command between LNU and MNF.
05/25/2014
1340
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 75 acres, 0% contained.
05/25/2014
1315
CA-LNU Indian Fire: 25 acres, moderate rate of spread. Fire is burning near Indian Valley Reservoir. 0% contained.
05/24/2014
1745
Initial attack activity was light in North Ops today.
05/23/2014
1800
Light initial attack activity during the past 24 hours.
05/22/2014
1740
Light initial attack reported for the past 24 hours.
05/21/2014
1745
Light initial attack activity within the GACC today.
05/18/2014
0730
The National Weather Service - Reno has issued a lake wind advisory for Lake Tahoe in effect now through 9pm tonight for Lake Tahoe. The area will see southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
05/16/2014
0900
The National Weather Service Reno has issued a lake wind advisory for Lake Tahoe which is in effect from 2pm to 9pm Saturday for Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=rev&wwa=lake wind advisory
05/15/2014
0745
CA-SHU Fiddler Fire: 40 acres, 100% contained.
05/14/2014
1700
CA-SHU Fiddler Fire: 40 acres, 50% contained. Fire is located on Fiddler Road, southwest of Igo.
05/14/2014
1245
The National Interagency Coordination Center has elevated the National Planning Level to PL2.
05/12/2014
0700
The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Watch for much of the Bay Area and Monterey Bay Region Tuesday through Wednesday.
05/04/2014
1800
CA-KNF River Fire: 17 acres, 100% contained.
05/03/2014
1200
CA-KNF River Fire: 17 acres, just west of Oak Knoll. 80% contained.
05/03/2014
1200
CA-MDF Howards Fire: 45 acres, 100% contained.
05/02/2014
0700
CA-MDF Howards Fire: 45 Acres, 98% contained. Fire is located near the community of Canby.
05/01/2014
1240

Northern California and Hawaii Monthly Outlook has been updated for May. It is located at the following link. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf

04/30/2014
0715
Unseasonably warm temperatures will continue through Thursday for much of Northern California. Fuel conditions are drying at a rapid pace. Initial attack activity is increasing.
03/10/2014
0700
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the Sacramento Valley, Carquinez Strait and Southern Lake County for high winds today and into this evening. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=wind advisory
02/28/2014
0900
The National Weather Service has issued an additional winter weather advisory for the Sierras, as a second round of heavy snowfall is predicted today and into this evening. Unsettled weather is expected through the weekend. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=winter weather advisory
02/25/2014
1200
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Lassen, Eastern Plumas and Eastern Sierra Counties. The advisory is in effect from 1600 Wednesday to 1000 Thursday. Two winter systems are moving into the area this week bringing snow to the Sierra and rain showers to the valleys. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=winter weather advisory
02/12/2014
0800
The National Weather Service - Reno has issued a wind advisory beginning at 1000 today through 1900 this evening for high winds. This advisory is for Surprise Valley, Lassen, Eastern Plumas and Eastern Sierra Counties. Winds: Southwest 20-30 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Local higher gusts to 60 mph in wind prone areas. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=wind advisory
02/06/2014
0700

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm advisory and winter storm watch for much of Interior Northern California and Sierra Nevada today into Friday for a series of wetter storms. Moderate to heavy snow is possible in the higher elevations of Shasta, Coastal, Plumas and Sierra Nevada mountains. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=winter storm watch

http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=winter weather advisory

01/23/2014
0700
Fire Weather Watch for Northern Sierras and Western Mountains is now a Red Flag Warning through early Friday. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
01/22/2014
0900

The National Weather Service has issued Red Flag warnings for gusty winds and low humidities beginning at 2200 tonight and continuing through 1500 on Thursday. Fire Weather Watch is in place for portions of the Northern Sierras and western mountains for gusty winds and low humidities. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ076&warncounty=CAC045&firewxzone=CAZ277&local_place1=&product1=Fire+Weather+Watch

01/20/2014
0900

The NIMS 209/Situation Report Program is now active. User guides for both programs can be found at the following links. User guides for both programs are at the following links: http://www.predictiveservices.nifc.gov/intelligence/Situation_Report_User_Guide_2%200.pdf

http://www.predictiveservices.nifc.gov/intelligence/ICS-209_User_Guide_2.0.pdf

01/17/2014
1700
Governor Brown declares drought State of Emergency. With California facing water shortfalls in the driest year in recorded state history, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. proclaimed a State of Emergency and directed state officials to take all necessary actions to prepare for these drought conditions. http://gov.ca.gov/news.php?id=18368
01/16/2014
1700
North Ops Predictive Services has updated the Monthly Outlook to show a larger area of drought. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
01/14/2014
0900
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for low humidity and gusty northeast winds today, continuing into Thursday. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
01/10/2014
1800
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 865 acres, 100% contained.
01/10/2014
0600
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 865 acres, 90% contained. Mop up and suppression repair continues.
01/09/2014
1800
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 865 acres, 90% contained. Mop up and suppression repair continues. Expected containment 1/10/14.
01/09/2014
0700
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 865 acres, 90% contained. NORCAL 1 transitioned incident back to the Forest this morning at 0600. Expected containment 01/10/2014
01/08/2014
1800

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 865 acres, 90% contained. Minton, ICT2 expected containment 01/10/2014. Patrol existing containment lines and continue mop-up and fire suppression repair.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 333 acres, 100% contained.

01/08/2014
1700
January Fuels chart have been update and are now available. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/fuels_fire-danger/psac/erc/index.htm
01/08/2014
0630

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 772 acres, 80% contained. Minton, ICT2. Minimal fire behavior as interior fuels continue to consume. Transition of fire back to the Unit planned for 1/9/14.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 333 acres, 70% contained. Expected containment 1/9/14.

01/07/2014
1800

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 746 acres, 75% contained. Minton, ICT2. Expected containment 1/8/14. Minimal observed fire activity.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 333 acres, 70% contained. Expected containment 1/9/14

01/07/2014
0900
Weekly Fuels Chart updates will be unavailable for approximately 2 weeks due to server being temporarily disabled.
01/07/2014
0700

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 746 acres, 55% contained. Minton, ICT2. Smoldering and creeping with no significant fire spread. Expected containment 1/8/2014.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 355 acres, 65% contained. Expected containment 1/7/14.

01/06/2014
1820

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 680 acres, 50% contained. Minton ICT2. Minimal fire activity observed today.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 333 acres, 65% contained. Extreme terrain and limited access making mop up difficult.

01/06/2014
0630

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 500 acres, 35% contained. NORCAL Team 1 will inbrief today at 1100. Extremely steep and rocky terrain within wilderness is limiting suppression resources to hand crews and aircraft.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 350 acres, 40% contained. Expected containment 1/7/14

01/05/2014
1900

CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 500 acres, 35% contained. NORCAL Team 1 has been ordered for this incident.

CA-HUU Red Fire: 350 acres, 40% contained.

01/05/2014
0930
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 435 acres, 35% contained.
01/05/2014
0930
CA-HUU Red Fire: 250 acres, 20% contained.
01/04/2014
1800
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 175 acres, 50% contained.
01/04/2014
1700
CA-HUU Red Fire: 100 acres, 20% contained. Fire is west of Willow Creek, south of Berry Summit.
01/04/2014
1700
CA-HUU Bridge Fire: 18 acres, 100% contained.
01/04/2014
1200
CA-HUU Red Fire: 15 acres burning in timber and slash. 0% contained, slow to moderate rate of spread. Fire is west of Willow Creek.
01/04/2014
1030
CA-HUU Bridge Fire: 18 acres burning in Oak woodland, 75% contained. Fire is near the Community of Bridgeville.
01/04/2014
0600
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 175 acres, 50% contained.
01/03/2014
1830
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 175 acres, 30% contained Expected containment 1/5/14 1800.
01/03/2014
0630
CA-LNF Campbell Fire: 200 acres burning in the Ishi Wilderness, just east of Red Bluff. 0% contained.
01/01/2014
0001
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