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ONCC News and Notes.

Last updated: August 2, 2015 19:33

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News & Notes
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Date
Time
News and Notes
08/02/2015 1930 CA-SHF Fork Complex: 23,729 acres, 5% contained. Fire is in Unified Command with CALFIRE. CA IMT Team 4 (Opliger) in briefed today and will assume command on 8/3 at 0600. NorCal IMT2 (Young) will assume command of the newly created South Complex on 8/3. Multiple structures remain threatened in the Hayfork, Hyampom and Post Mountain community areas.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 54,000 acres, 5% contained. Mandatory evacuations and advisory evacuations remain in place. Plume dominated fire behavior has been consistent the past several burning periods.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-SRF Mad River Complex: 13,127 acres, 5% contained. Evacuations are in place for the Mad River and Ruth Lake area. Two structures have been destroyed. Active fire behavior with short range spotting.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-HUU Humboldt Lighting Complex: 2,038 acres, 10% contained. Two new fires reported today, with one fire over 100 acres. Evacuation advisory remains in place for the community of Blocksburg.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-SHF River Complex: 3,182 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations remain in place for the Hoboken, Dailey, Denny and scattered residences on the Denny Road. Fires have merged and 8 fires are now being reported.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-MDF Frog Fire: 3,900 acres, 20% contained. COTP power lines and natural gas lines are threatened. Fire behavior moderated due to cloud cover and higher humidity.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,304 acres, 85% contained. Transition to local unit planned for 8/3
08/02/2015 1930 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 8,051 acres, 95% contained. Transition to local unit planned for 8/3.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-SHF Water Fire: 30 acres, 10% contained. Difficult access due to lava fields. Fire behavior moderated with cloud cover and higher humidity. Threat to COTP power lines and natural gas lines remains.
08/02/2015 1930 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 90% contained. Suppression repair continues.
08/02/2015 1720 Effective immediately, North Ops is moving to Preparedness Level 5, MACs mode 3.
08/02/2015 1245 The National Weather Service - Medford Red Flag Warning still remains in effect until 2300 hours tonight. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
08/02/2015 1245 National Weather Service - Eureka has upgraded their fire weather watch to a Red Flag Warning, effective from 1300 hours through 2100 hours tonight. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA.
08/02/2015 0830 National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a fire weather watch for the northwestern portion of the GACC for thunderstorms with abundant lightning. The watch is in effect from 1300 hours today through this evening. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
08/02/2015 0830 CA-SHF Fork Complex: 23,400 acres, 0% contained. Fire is in Unified Command with CALFIRE. Multiple structures threatened. Complex consists of the large fires Deer, Barker, Rail and Castle 1 and numerous other smaller fires. Multiple structures continue to be threatened in the communities of Hayfork, Hyampom and Post Mountain area.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 46,000 acres, 5% contained. Fire had significant growth north towards Highway 20 and east towards Highway 16. Mandatory evacuations and advisory evacuations remain in place. 24 residences destroyed; 26 out buildings destroyed.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-HUU Humboldt Lighting Complex: 1,200 acres, 10% contained. Complex consists of 70 fires, of which 10 fires are now uncontrolled. Evacuation advisory for the community of Blocksburg.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-SRF Mad River Complex: 6,000+ acres, 0% contained. Complex consists of 19 fires that are merging into 5 large fires. CA IMT1 Team 5 (Minton) has been assigned. SOCAL IMT2 (Walker) has been assigned.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-SHF River Complex: 1,827 acres, 0% contained. 18 fires in the complex, with some fires merging together. Evacuations in place for the Hoboken, Dailey, Denny and scattered residences on the Denny Road. Acreage determined by IR flight.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-MDF Frog Fire: 3,900 acres, 5% contained. COTP power lines and natural gas lines are threatened. Fire had significant runs with spotting across containment lines due to thunderstorm activity.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,304 acres, 80% contained. Fire suppression repair continues.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 8,051 acres, 95% contained. Fire suppression repair continues.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-SHF Water Fire: 75 acres, 0% contained, burning in timber and brush. Erractive fire behavior driven by thunderstorm activity. Threat to COTP power lines and natural gas lines. Fire is located 7 miles north of Pondosa.
08/02/2015 0830 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 90% contained. Suppression repair continues.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-SHF Fork Complex: 12,500 acres, 0% contained. Complex now includes previously reported Barker Fire. Complex currently consists of 40 fires in the Hayfork and Hyampom areas.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 25,750 acres, 5% contained. Mandatory evacuations in place for numerous areas of the fire. 24 residences destroyed; 26 out buildings destroyed.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-HUU Humboldt Lighting Complex: 1,000 acres, 5% contained. Complex consists of 70 fires, with 18 fires uncontrolled. Immediate threat to the community of Blocksburg.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-SRF Mad River Complex: 6,000+ acres, 0% contained. Complex consists of 19 fires that are merging into 5 large fires. SOCAL IMT2 (Walker) has been assigned.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-SHF River Complex: 2,020 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations in place for the Hoboken, Dailey, Denny and scattered residences on the Denny Road.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-MDF Frog Fire: 3,000 acres, 5% contained. Fire continues to make rapid runs due to afternoon thunderstorm activity.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,304 acres, 80% contained.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 8,051 acres, 95% contained.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-HUU Queen Fire: 158 acres, 100% contained.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 90% contained.
08/01/2015 1930 CA-SHU China Fire: 212 acres, 100% contained.
08/01/2015 1230 The August monthly outlook is now available: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
08/01/2015 1230 The Northern California seasonal outlook for September through November is now available: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
08/01/2015 0815 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 22,500 acres, 5% contained. Fire remained active throughout the night. An evacuation advisory has been issued for the city of Clear Lake impacting 5,000 residences.
08/01/2015 0815 CA-SHF Fork Complex: 4,000 acres, 0% contained. Multiple structures threatened in the Hyampom, Hayfork and Post Mountain communities. All fires remained active throughout the night. NorCal IMT2 (Young) assumed command at 0600 hours today. CA IMT1 Team 4 (Opliger) has been ordered.
08/01/2015 0800 CA-SHF River Complex: 1,800 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations in place for the Denny area. Numerous active fires over a large geographic area. CA IMT1 Team 3 (Vontillow) assumed command at 0600 hours today.
08/01/2015 0800 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,303 acres, 75% contained. Smoldering fire behavior with backing fire in small interior islands. Fire suppression repair continues.
08/01/2015 0800 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 8,051 acres, 92% contained. Minimal fire activity. Fire suppression repair continues.
08/01/2015 0800 CA-MDF Frog Fire: 1,850 acres, 5% contained. Fire made extreme runs under yesterday's thunder cells causing 1/2 mile spotting. NorCal IMT2 (Kurth) assumed command at 0600 hours today.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-SHU Barker Fire: 900 acres, 5% contained. Located northeast of Hayfork. Threat to residences; mandatory evacuations in place for the Barker Creek area.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-HUU Humboldt Lighting Complex: 900 acres, 5% contained. Complex consists of 70 fires, with 18 fires uncontrolled. Immediate threat to the community of Blocksburg.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-SHU China Fire: 212 acres, 95% contained.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-MNF Etsel Fire: 32 acres, 20% contained. Burning in timber and brush in the Yuki Wilderness.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-HUU Queen Fire: 158 acres, 90% contained. Mop up in heavy logging slash continues.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-SRF Mad River Complex: 1,500 acres, 0% contained. SOCAL IMT2 (Walker) has been assigned.
08/01/2015 0700 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 80% contained.
08/01/2015 0630 The National Weather Service Medford has now issued a Red Flag Warning for scattered dry lightning storms from 1400 hours today through 2300 Sunday. The fire weather watch originally issued for Sunday has now been upgraded. The area affected includes central Siskiyou county. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/31/2015 1930 CA-MDF Frog Fire: 1,000 acres, 10% contained. COTP power lines threatened. Thunderstorms in the fire area today caused extreme fire behavior.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-SHF River Complex: 500 - 800 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations in place for Denny. Numerous fires spread over the New River drainage.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-SHF Fork Complex: 2,000 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations in place for outlying areas of Hyampom. Evacuations in place for portions of Hayfork. Extreme fire behavior, with crown runs. Complex consists of numerous fires near Hayfork, Hyampom and Harrison Gulch areas.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-HUU Humboldt Lighting Complex: 200 acres, 20% contained. Fires are located near Bridgeville, Alderpoint and Zenia. Type 3 organization in place.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-SRF Mad River Complex: 400 acres, 0% contained. Type 2 team has been ordered.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 18,000 acres, 5% contained. East winds led to extreme fire behavior compromising control lines on the west side of the fire.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 80% contained.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,303 acres, 75% contained.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 8,051 acres, 92% contained.
07/31/2015 1930 CA-SHU China Fire: 212 acres, 85% contained.
07/31/2015 1800 National Weather Service Medford - the Red Flag Warning remains in effect for Siskiyou county until 2300 hours this evening. In addition, a Red Flag Warning has been issued for Saturday from 1400 hours until 2300 hours for scattered thunderstorms. Also, a fire weather watch has been issued for Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening for scattered thunderstorms. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/31/2015 1445 CA-SHU Barker Fire: 70 acres, 0% contained. Burning in brush and timber at a moderate spread rate. Short range spotting. Threat to commercial timber lands.
07/31/2015 1400 CA-MDF Frog Fire: 500 acres, 0% contained. Burning in timber and brush with active fire in all directions. COTP power lines threatened.
07/31/2015 1345 CA-SHF Fork Complex: 250 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations in place for structures west of Hyampom. Burning the footprint of the 2008 Lime Fire.
07/31/2015 1345 CA-SHF River Complex: 500 acres, 0% contained, burning in the New River drainage. Limited access. Advisory evacuations in place for the area around Denny. Burning in the footprint of the 1999 Megram and 2008 Ironside fires.
07/31/2015 1330 CA-SRF Mad River Complex: 100 acres, 0% contained, burning near the Ruth Lake area. The complex consists of 10 fires. A Type 2 team has been ordered.
07/31/2015 1330 CA-MNF Etsel Fire: 45 acres, 0% contained. Burning in timber and brush in the Yuki Wilderness. The Forest has 8 other fires reported.
07/31/2015 1330 National Weather Service Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning until 2300 hours tonight for scattered dry thunderstorms. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/31/2015 1200 The National Interagency Coordination Center has moved to Preparedness Level 3.
07/31/2015 1115 CA IMT1 Team 3 (Vontillow) has been assigned to the CA-SHF River Complex. The River Complex is located in the New River drainage, near Denny, in Trinity county.
07/31/2015 1115 NorCal IMT2 (Young) has been assigned to the CA-SHF Fork Complex. The Fork Complex is located in the general area of Hayfork, in Trinity county.
07/31/2015 1115 NorCal IMT2 (Kurth) has been assigned to the CA-MDF Frog Fire. The fire is located near Tionesta, in Modoc county.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 15,000 acres, 5% contained. Significant fire growth and movement to the northeast, east and south. Evacuations have been initiated for the Jerusalem Creek area. Steep and rugged terrain with limited ground access. Significant fire activity expected today.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-SHU China Fire: 212 acres, 80% contained. Structure threat has been mitigated. All evacuations have been lifted. Mop up and patrol continues.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 60% contained. Mop up and patrol continues. Demob of excess personnel and equipment is under way.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,303 acres, 75% contained. The fire continues to smolder and back into small interior islands.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 8,051 acres, 87% contained. All evacuations have been lifted. Soft road closure on Mix Canyon Road due to equipment access needs. Mop up continues. Acreage increase due to more accurate mapping.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-SHU Sprig Fire: 90 acres, 90% contained.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-SHU Mallard Fire: 75 acres, 95% contained.
07/31/2015 0715 CA-HUU Queen Fire: 158 acres, 85% contained. Smoldering fire behavior. Mop up in heavy fuels continues.
07/31/2015 0700 National Weather Service Medford has issued a fire weather watch for scattered thunderstorms over very dry fuels in effect for Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening for the western Klamath National Forest and central Siskiyou county south to Mt. Shasta. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/30/2015 1900 CA-SHU Sprig Fire: 90 acres, 80% contained.
07/30/2015 1900 CA-SHU China Fire: 212 acres, 75% contained.
07/30/2015 1900 CA-SHU Mallard Fire: 75 acres, 92% contained. A 3 acre spot fire was contained today.
07/30/2015 1900 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 10,200 acres, 5% contained. Evacuations north of Morgan Valley Road remain in place.
07/30/2015 1900 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 400 acres, 60% contained. Two residential structures and 14 out building were destroyed during the onset of the fire. Mop up of heavy fuels continues.
07/30/2015 1900 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 7,900 acres, 85% contained. All evacuations have been lifted.
07/30/2015 1700 National Weather Service Eurkea has issued a Red Flag Warning for dry thunderstorms through 2000 hours this evening for the western portion of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
07/30/2015 1345 CA-SHU Sprig Fire: 80 acres, 50% contained. Burning in grass. Two separate fires. Threat to isolated structures. Forward progress has been stopped.
07/30/2015 0745 CA-SHU China Fire: 150 acres, 60% contained. Two residences destroyed and two residences damaged. Structure threat continues.
07/30/2015 0745 CA-SHU Mallard Fire: 75 acres, 90% contained. Structure threat mitigated.
07/30/2015 0700 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 8,000 acres, 0% contained. Fire made significant runs throughout the night. Evacuations in effect for the area of Morgan Valley Road. CALFIRE IMT Team 2 will assume command of the fire at 1800 hours tonight.
07/30/2015 0700 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,303 acres, 60% contained. Creeping and smoldering fire behavior. Evacuation advisories remain in effect. Road closures remain in effect.
07/30/2015 0700 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 550 acres, 45% contained. Fire spread continues to move to the north to Swedes Flat Road and east toward Stony Oaks Loop. Structure threat remains.
07/30/2015 0700 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 7,500 acres, 80% contained. Active fire behavior with isolated torching. Mandatory evacuations remain in place. Mix Canyon Road is closed. Lake Solano campground is closed.
07/30/2015 0700 CA-HUU Queen Fire: 158 acres, 75% contained. Smoldering fire behavior.
07/29/2015 2000 Effective immediately, North Ops is moving to Preparedness Level 4, MAC mode 3.
07/29/2015 1930 CA-SHU China Fire: 120 acres, 0% contained. Multiple fires in the area. Structure threat continues. Numerous road closures.
07/29/2015 1930 CA-SHU Mallard Fire: 75 acres, 45% contained. One structure destroyed.
07/29/2015 1900 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 1,000 acres, 0% contained. Continued threat to the Cache Creek Wilderness. The fire has merged with the previously reported CA-LNU Branch 1 fire. CalFire IMT Team 2 (Lindgren) has been activated for the fire.
07/29/2015 1900 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 500 acres, 10% contained. The two spot fires remain well established. Structure threat continues.
07/29/2015 1840 CA-SHU China Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained. Burning in oak woodland. Dangerous rate of spread. Structures threatened. Multiple fires in the area. Fire is located southwest of Redding in Shasta county.
07/29/2015 1840 CA-SHU Mallard Fire: 80 acres, 0% contained. Burning in grass and oak woodland. Critical rate of spread. Structure fire into the wildland. Fire is located near Millville in Shasta county.
07/29/2015 1815 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 7,500 acres, 80% contained. Fire remained active throughout the day due to high temperatures and low humidity.
07/29/2015 1815 CA-HUU Queen Fire: 158 acres, 75% contained. Minimal fire behavior with creeping and smoldering.
07/29/2015 1815 CA-NEU Lowell Fire: 2,303 acres, 50% contained. Moderate fire behavior with creeping inside areas of unburned fuels within the control lines.
07/29/2015 1730 CA-LNU Branch 1 Fire: 15 acres, 0% contained. Burning in brush at a dangerous spread rate. Fire is spotting. Immediate structure threat. Fire is located 1 mile east of Lower Lake, in Lake county
07/29/2015 1700 CA-LNU Rocky Fire: 150 acres, 0% contained. Burning in brush and oak woodland at a dangerous spread rate. Fire is spotting. Threat to Cache Creek Wilderness (BLM). Fire is located 6 miles east of Lower Lake in Lake county.
07/29/2015 1615 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 200 acres, 10% contained. Two spot fires are well established. Structure threat continues.
07/29/2015 1445 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 100 acres, 0% contained. Evacuations in progress for Stoney Oak Loop. Precautionary evacuations for Swedes Flat Road.
07/29/2015 1415 CA-BTU Swedes Fire: 50 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in brush at a moderate spread rate. Remote access. Structures threatened. Fire is located 3 miles north of Bangor in Butte County.
07/29/2015 1100 The National Weather Service - Medford has extended the Red Flag Warning for the western Klamath National Forest area (fire weather zone 280) until 1400 hours today for gusty winds and low relative humidity. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
07/29/2015 0715 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 2,303 acres, 45% contained. Fire behavior was moderate with poor overnight humidty recovery. Evacuation warnings and advisories remain in effect.
07/29/2015 0715 CA- HUU Queen fire: 158 acres, 60% contained. Threat to natural resources has decreased due to improved containment and mop up.
07/29/2015 0715 CA- LNU Wragg fire: 7,100 acres, 80% contained. Mandatory evacuations remain in effect for the Mix Canyon, Sky Ranch Road, Wild Horse Canyon Road and Blue Ridge Road areas.
07/28/2015 1835 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 2,302 acres, 40% contained. Slope and wind driven runs occurred today along with torching and short range spotting.
07/28/2015 1830 CA- HUU Queen fire: 158 acres, 42% contained. Continued mop-up in heavy fuels and slash.
07/28/2015 1830 CA- LNU Wragg fire: 6,991 acres, 80% contained. Fire activity increased on the south portion of the fire, outside of initial containment lines. The fire remains within the originial control objectives.
07/28/2015 1830 CA-SCU Windemere fire: 253 acres, 100% contained.
07/28/2015 1500 CA-SCU Windemere fire: 253 acres, 80% contained.
07/28/2015 1335 CA-SCU Windemere fire: 100 acres, burning in grass 0% contained. Fire is located near Camp Parks, Dublin.
07/28/2015 1133 CA-NEU Tuscan fire: 15 acres, 80% contained. Forward spread has been stopped.
07/28/2015 1048 CA-NEU Tuscan fire: 15 acres, 0% contained burning in oak woodland, 6 miles east of Chico.
07/28/2015 1110 National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Red Flag Warning for off shore winds and low relative humidity beginning 2300 tonight through 1100 Wednesday. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=red flag warning
07/28/2015 0700

CA-NEU Locust fire: 430 acres, 100% contained.

07/28/2015 0700 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 2,233 acres, 30% contained. The fire was active through the night with multiple uphill runs, group torching and short crown runs. Poor humidity recovery, moderate winds contributed to increased fire behavior overnight.
07/28/2015 0700 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 42% contained. Continued mop-up in heavy fuels and logging slash.
07/28/2015 0700 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,591 acres, 80% contained. Continued mop-up and fire line suppression repair.
07/27/2015 1838 CA- LNU Locust fire: 430 acres, 60% contained.
07/27/2015 1815 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 1,700 acres, 25% contained. As the inversion lifted this afternoon, fire activity increased with short slope runs. Evacuations are still in place.
07/27/2015 1814 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 42% contained. Continued mop up in heavy fuels.
07/27/2015 1800 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 75 acres, 98% contained. Decreased acreage due to improved mapping.
07/27/2015 1800 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,591 acres 75% contained. Continued fire line suppression repair.
07/27/2015 1600 CA0 NEU Locust fire: 430 acres, 25% contained. Forward spread has been stopped. Structure threat has been mitigated.
07/27/2015 1312 CA- NEU Locust fire (Sacramento Metro): 100 acres burning in grass, 0% contained. Fire is located north east of Sacramento. Structures and powerlines are threatened, evacuations in progress.
07/27/2015 0740 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 98 acres, 90% contained.
07/27/2015 0700 CA-LNU Dam fire: 15 acres, 100% contained.
07/27/2015 0700 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 1,700 acres, 20% contained. Fire continued to burn actively through the night There was torching and short range crown runs creating short range spotting.
07/27/2015 0700 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 30% contained. Minimal fire activity observed overnight.
07/27/2015 0700 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,591 acres, 70% contained. Minimal fire activity observed overnight.
07/26/2015 1840 CA-LNU Dam fire: 10 acres, 50% contained.
07/26/2015 1830 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 1,500 acres, 15% contained. Increased afternoon fire activity with terrain driven runs.
07/26/2015 1830 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 29% contained. Extended mop-up due to heavy slash.
07/26/2015 1815 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 98 acres, 90% contained.
07/26/2015 1815 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,591 acres, 65% contained. Reduced acreage due to improved mapping.
07/26/2015 1738 CA-LNU Dam fire: 10 acres burning brush and grass, 0% contained. Fire is on Dam Road in the City of Clearlake. Structures threatened, evacuations in progress. Powerlines are down in the area.
07/26/2015 0700 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 1,500 acres, 0% contained. Expected increased fire behavior as inversions lifts. Structures remain threatened with evacuation orders in place. CAL FIRE IMT1 (Gouvea) assumes command today.
07/26/2015 0700 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 98 acres, 80% contained. Reduced acreage due to updated mapping. Hwy 50 is reopened to traffic.
07/26/2015 0700 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 20% contained. Fire remains active.
07/26/2015 0700 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,900 acres, 60% contained. Fire continues to consime interior islands. Demobilization of excess resources ongoing.
07/25/2015 1852 CA-MEU Orr fire: 20 acres, 10% contained burning in oakwood land, west of Ukiah.
07/25/2015 1830 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 3,000 acres, 0% contained. Crown fire with long range spotting. Structure threat continues with evacuations.
07/25/2015 1830 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 20% contained. Reported now as 6 fires as 3 fires have merged. Numerous logging cut blocks are within the fire area with heavy slash.
07/25/2015 1830 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 200 acres, 75% contained. Minimal fire activity observed today.
07/25/2015 1830 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,900 acres, 55% contained. All evacuation orders have been lifted. Terrain and access to the south and south west portion of the fire is hampering containment efforts.
07/25/2015 1800 Effective immediately, North Ops is moving to Preparedness Level 3.
07/25/2015 1700 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 1,500 acres, 0% contained. Fire is making crown fire runs with long range spotting. Structures are threatened. Evacuations are in place north of Bear River. CAL FIRE IMT1 Team 1 has been activated for this incident.
07/25/2015 1517 CA-NEU Lowell fire: 100 acres, 0% contained burning in timber. Fire is located 2 miles northwest of Gold Run. Rapid rates of spread. Powerlines are threatened.
07/25/2015 0700 CA-HUU Queen fire: 200 acres, 0% contained. Total of 9 seperate fires burning in timber and slash near the community of Pekwan. Moderate fire behavior with short range spotting in steep and rugged terrain.
07/25/2015 0700 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 200 acres, 30% contained. Voluntary evacuation remain in place from Sand Flat campground east to the community of Strawberry. Controlled traffic in place from Pollock Pines to Meyers.
07/25/2015 0700 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,900 acres, 47% contained. Fire continues to consume interior islands. Steep rugged terrain hampers control. Evacuations remain in place for Quail Canyon, Sackett Lane and local campgrounds.
07/24/2015 1815 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,900 acres, 30% contained. Highway 128 closure has been lifted. Evacuations remain in place for Quail Canyon, Sackett Lane and local campgrounds.
07/24/2015 1815 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 200 acres, 30% contained. Mandatory evacuations in place from fire area east to Sand Flat campground and for the community of Sugarloaf have been lifted. Voluntary evacuations in place from Sand Flat campground east to the community of Strawberry. Escorted traffic has begun for Highway 50.
07/24/2015 1100 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 200 acres, 30% contained. Highway closures and evacuations are still in place.
07/24/2015 0700 CA-LNU Wragg fire: 6,900 acres, 20% contained. Fire behavior has moderated with increased RH and cooler temperatures. Evacuations remain in place for Quail Canyon, Canyon Creek and Sackett Lane.
07/24/2015 0700 CA-MNF Kneecap fire: 7 acres 75% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
07/24/2015 0700 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 100 acres, 5% contained. Highway 50 remains closed remains closed Mandatory evacuations remain in place from east to Sand Flat Campground and for the community of Sugarloaf.
07/23/2015 1900 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 100 acres, 0% contained. Highway 50 is closed from Pollock Pines to Meyers.
07/23/2015 1630 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 60 acres, 0% contained. Mandatory evacuations east of the fire to Sand Flat Campground. Highway 50 closed from Sly Park to Meyers.
07/23/2015 1530 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 6900 acres, 15% contained. Structure threat north of Highway 128 has diminished.
07/23/2015 1445 CA-ENF Kyburz fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Burning in timber and brush. Highway 50 is closed in both directions. Fire is located 5 miles west of Kyburz in El Dorado county.
07/23/2015 1215 CA-NEU Baxter Fire: 30 acres, 80% contained.
07/23/2015 0840 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 6000 acres, 5% contained. Evacuations are ongoing for Golden Bear Estates and Quail Canyon subdivision. 700 structures threatened, 1 structure (residence) damage. Extreme fire behavior with long range spotting. CALFIRE Type 1 Team IMT 6 (Estes) will assume command at 1800 hours today.
07/23/2015 0830 CA-MNF Kneecap Fire: 7 acres, 50% contained.
07/23/2015 0745 CA-MNF Kneecap Fire: 7 acres, 0% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
07/22/2015 2021 CA-NEU Baxter Fire: 30 acres, 50% contained. Evacuations have been lifted.
07/22/2015 1956 CA-MNF Kneecap Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained.
07/22/2015 1949 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 1000 acres, 10% contained. Advisory evacuations for Blue Ridge Road and Quail Canyon Road. Marin Type 3 IMT has been assigned.
07/22/2015 1855 CA-NEU Baxter Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained. Fire is just west of Auburn, burning in oak woodland. Rapid rate of spread with structures threatened.
07/22/2015 1804 CA-LNU Cooper Fire: 30 acres, 100% contained.
07/22/2015 1710 CA-SKU Dorris Fire: 24 acres, 100% contained.
07/22/2015 1640 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 300 acres, 0% contained. Evacuation of Canyon Creek campground, precautionary evacuation of Mix Canyon. Fire continues to spread. Hwy 128 is closed from Wragg Canyon to Monticello Dam.
07/22/2015 1616 CA-MNF Kneecap Fire: Kneecap Ridge, 10-12 acres burning in brush and timber, moderate rate of spread, 0% containment.
07/22/2015 1527 CA-LNU Wragg Fire: 30-40 acres, 0% containment. Fire is located near Lake Berryessa. Structures are threatened, evacuations in the Cold Canyon area and short range spotting is occurring.
07/22/2015 1510 CA-LNU Cooper Fire: Fire is located on Cooper road in the community of Sebastopol. 20 acres, 0% contained.
07/22/2015 1030 CA-SKU Dorris Fire: 2 miles northeast of Dorris, 24 acres, 90% contained.
07/21/2015 1746 Lightning activity and moderate levels of initial attack continued in North Ops this afternoon. All fires are remaining small.
07/21/2015 1225 CA-TGU Oakridge Fire: 10 acres, 100% contained.
07/21/2015 0950

The National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag warning effective 1400 today through 2300 this evening covering Siskiyou County from the Cascade mountains east and south to Mount Shasta-Modoc county except for the Surprise Valley. This warning is for abundant lightning with dry fuels.

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

07/21/2015 0815 CA-TGU Oakridge Fire: 10 acres burning in grass and brush and is located 12 miles west of Corning. 75% contained. Forward progress has been stopped. Heavy fuels are hampering full containement.
07/21/2015 0700 Lightning activity over the past 24 hours has ignited multiple new lightning fires. Initial attack in occurring and fires are remaining small.
07/20/2015 1930 Increased initial attack today as new lightning fires are being reported along the coastal mountain range.
07/19/2015 1815 Minimal initial attack today within the GACC.
07/18/2015 1800 Initial attack activity increased today due to lightning received last night.
07/17/2015 1815 Initial attack was light within the GACC today.
07/17/2015 1730 CA-AEU Adventure Fire: 100 acres, 100% contained.
07/17/2015 0845 CA-AEU Adventure Fire: 100 acres, 75% contained. Reduction in acreage due to improved mapping.
07/16/2015 1800 Light initial attack activity reported within NOPS today.
07/16/2015 1700 CA-AEU Adventure Fire: 200 acres, 40% contained. Forward progress has been stopped. 230 KV powerlines in area.
07/16/2015 1515 CA-AEU Adventure Fire: 85 acres, 0% contained. Burning in grass and brush. Dangerous rate of spread. Structures threatened. Fire is located on Highway 49, 3 miles northwest of Coloma, in El Dorado county.
07/15/2015 1800 Initial attack activity was light within the GACC today.
07/15/2015 1100 The National Interagency Coordination Center has moved to Preparedness Level 2.
07/14/2015 1800 Light initial attack reported today in North Ops.
07/14/2015 0700 CA-SKU Cooley Fire: 181 acres, 100% contained. Fire was 5 miles north of Montague.
07/13/2015 1750 Slight increase in initial attack today due to hold over lightning.
07/11/2015 1800 Minimal initial attack reported today.
07/10/2015 1815 Light initial attack reported today.
07/10/2015 1724 CA-LNU Ascot Fire: 40 acres, 100% contained.
07/10/2015 1630 CA-LNU Ascot Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained burning in grass near Vallejo.
07/09/2015 1730 Increased initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
07/09/2015 1730 CA-HUU Moore Fire: 10 acres, 100% contained.
07/09/2015 1000 CA-HUU Moore Fire: 10 acres, 30% contained. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
07/08/2015 1800 CA-HUU Moore Fire: 15 acres, 10% contained. There are a total of 11 fires burning.
07/08/2015 1800 Sky Fire: 150 acres, 100% contained.
07/08/2015 1745 Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
07/08/2015 1609 CA-SHU Keswick Fire: 18 acres, 100% contained.
07/08/2015 1500 CA-HUU Moore Fire: 9 acres, 0% contained burning in brush and timber, south of Pecwan. There are a total of 7 fires burning.
07/08/2015 1015 National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Reg Flag Warning for abundant lightning and dry fuels in effect through 2300 this evening for fire weather zones 280, 281 and 284 in California and zones 617, 620, 621, 622, 623 and 624 in Oregon. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/08/2015 1000 Sky Fire: 150 acres, 95% contained.
07/08/2015 1000 CA-SHU Keswick Fire: 18 acres, 80% contained.
07/07/2015 1815 Sky Fire: 150 acres, 90% contained.
07/07/2015 1811

CA-SHU Whitmore Fire: 5 acres, 100% contained.

07/07/2015 1811 CA-SHU Keswick Fire: 18 acres, 60% contained.
07/07/2015 1500 CA-SHU Whitmore Fire: 5 acres, 0% contained burning in timber, moderate rate of spread. Fire is located east of the community of Whitmore.
07/07/2015 1500 CA-SHU Keswick Fire: 18 acres, 50% contained. Transmission lines threatened. Road closure on Middle Creek Road.
07/07/2015 1340 CA-SHU Keswick Fire: 10 acres 0% contained burning in grass and brush. Moderate rate of spread with a threat to powerlines and structures.
07/07/2015 0740 Light initial attack reported in the past 24 hours.
07/07/2015 0730 Sky Fire: 150 acres, 60% contained. Road closures are still in place.
07/06/2015 1728 Sky Fire: 150 acres, 25% contained. Voluntary evacuations remain in place.
07/06/2015 1524 Sky Fire: 90 acres, 5% contained. Spotting is hampering suppression efforts.
07/06/2015 1445 Sky Fire: 50 acres, 0% contained. Structures remained threatened. Voluntary evacuations and road closures are in place for Mix Canyon Road and Sky Ranch Lane.
07/06/2015 1315 Sky Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained. Structures still threatened.
07/06/2015 1205 Solano County Sky Fire: 20 acres 0% contained. Fire is just west of Vacaville, burning in brush with a rapid rate of spread. Structures are threatened.
07/05/2015 1800 The GACC had increased initial attack today to do lightning activity.
07/05/2015 1800 CA-SKU York Fire: 395 acres, 100% contained.
07/05/2015 1100 National Weather Service-Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for scattered thunderstorms today through 2300 this evening. Additionally, a Fire Weather Watch remains in place for Monday for scattered thunderstorms. The warnings and watch area cover Fire weather zones 280, 281, 284, 285. http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ085&warncounty=CAC049&firewxzone=CAZ285&local_place1=27 Miles NNW Alturas CA&product1=Fire+Weather+Watch&lat=41.8374&lon=-120.7868#.VZmE65ih2M8
07/05/2015 1100 CA-AEU Ranch Fire: 35 acres, 100% contained.
07/05/2015 1100 CA-MEU Soda Fire: 23 acres, 100% contained.
07/05/2015 0840 CA-SKU York Fire: 50 acres burning in grass, 30% contained, moderate rate of spread. Fire is 8 miles north of Montague.
07/05/2015 0840 CA-TGU Black Fire: 170 acres, 100% contained.
07/04/2015 1815 CA-TGU Black Fire: 60 acres, 30% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
07/04/2015 1815 CA-MEU Soda Fire: 20 acres, 50% contained.
07/04/2015 1815 CA-AEU Ranch Fire: 35 acres, 90% contained.
07/04/2015 1815 CA-AEU Buckaroo Fire: 25 acres, 90% contained.
07/04/2015 1730 CA-TGU Black Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Burning in grass at a moderate rate of spread. Fire is located 10 miles northwest of Orland, in Tehama County.
07/04/2015 1645 CA-MEU Soda Fire: 10 acres, 0% contained. Burning at a moderate rate of spread in grass and brush. The fire is located 4 miles northeast of Booneville in Mendocino County.
07/04/2015 1500 National Weather Service Medford has upgraded their fire weather watch to a Red Flag Warning. Abundant lightning is predicted in northern California and southern Oregon. The Red Flag Warning is in effect from 1700 today through 0500 Sunday for fire weather zone 284; and from 1700 today through 2300 Sunday for fire weather zone 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/04/2015 1130 CA-AEU Ranch Fire: 35 acres, 75% contained.
07/04/2015 1130 CA-AEU Buckaroo Fire: 25 acres, 85% contained.
07/04/2015 0715 Happy Independence Day!
07/03/2015 1815 Increased initial attack today throughout the eastern portion of the GACC due to wide spread thunderstorm activity. Precipitation was widespread and isolated areas received wetting rains.
07/03/2015 1815 CA-AEU Ranch Fire: 35 acres, 50% contained.
07/03/2015 1815 CA-AEU Buckaroo Fire: 25 acres, 75% contained.
07/03/2015 1815 CA-SCU Geary Fire: 45 acres, 100% contained.
07/03/2015 1715 The National Weather Service Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch for scattered thunderstorms for fire weather zones 280, 281, 284, and 285. The watch is in effect for Saturday evening into Sunday evening. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
07/03/2015 1315 CA-AEU Ranch Fire: 30 acres, 35% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
07/03/2015 1200 CA-AEU Ranch Fire: 8 acres, 0% contained. Burning in grass and oak woodland at a moderate rate of spread. Fire is located 4 miles southeast of Shingle Springs, in El Dorado County. Difficult access is hampering containment efforts.
07/03/2015 0900 CA-AEU Buckaroo Fire: 25 acres, 75% contained.
07/03/2015 0730 Initial attack activity increased within the GACC yesterday, with widespread lightning reported. Approximately 1,500 strikes occurred within the GACC for the 24 hour period ending at 0700 this morning. Precipitation associated with these thunderstorms was scattered.
07/02/2015 1830 CA-AEU Buckaroo Fire: 20 acres, 0% contained. Burning at a moderate rate of spread in brush. No threat to structures. Fire is located 2 miles northwest of Somerset, in El Dorado County.
07/02/2015 1600 CA-SCU Highway Fire: 42 acres, 100% contained.
07/02/2015 0930 CA-SCU Geary Fire: 45 acres, 50% contained. Steep terrain is limiting access.
07/02/2015 0915 CA-SCU Geary Fire: 20 acres, 20% contained. Fire is burning in brush at a slow rate of spread. Steep terrain is limiting access. Fire is located in Sunol Wilderness, 10 miles east of Fremont, in Alameda County.
07/02/2015 0900 CA-SCU Highway Fire: 42 acres, 95% contained.
07/02/2015 0830 CA-NOD R-2 Fire: 111 acres, 100% contained.
07/01/2015 1745 CA-SCU Highway Fire: 42 acres, 80% contained.
07/01/2015 1100 CA-NOD R-2 Fire: 111 acres, 60% containment. Threat to sage grouse habitat.
07/01/2015 0930 CA-SCU Highway Fire: 42 acres, 60% contained. Threat to active oil fields adjacent to the incident.
07/01/2015 0800 CA-NOD R-2 Fire: 150 acres, 0% containment. Fire is burning in grass and brush. Moderate rate of spread. Fire is located 10 miles southeast of Ravendale, near Shinn Mountain, in Lassen County. Threat to Sage Grouse habitat.
06/30/2015 1800 Light initial attack activity today. Lightning activity increased this afternoon in the northeastern portion of the GACC.
06/30/2015 1715 The Northern California seasonal outlook for August through October is now available: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
06/30/2015 1715 The July monthly outlook is now available: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
06/30/2015 1700 CA-SCU Highway Fire: 40 acres, 0% contained. Spotting is hampering suppression efforts.
06/30/2015 1545 CA-SCU Highway Fire: 10 acres, burning in brush, 0% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Fire is located 6 miles southwest of Gilroy, in Santa Clara County.
06/29/2015 1745 Light initial attack activity in the GACC today.
06/29/2015 0900 CA-MEU Covelo Fire: 35 acres, 100% contained.
06/28/2015 1747 CA-MEU Covelo Fire: 35 acres, 50% contained. Evacuations remain in place.
06/28/2015 1532 CA-MEU Covelo Fire: 10 acres grass and brush, 0% contained. Multiple fires; Ledger and Cemetery fires. Moderate rate of spread. Multiple structures destroyed, additional structures threatened. Evacuations in progress.
06/28/2015 0745 The National Weather Service - Medford Red Flag Warning remains in effect until 2300 this evening for increasing thunderstorm activity for fire weather zones 285 in California and zones 617, 623, 624 and 625 in Oregon. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/27/2015 1730 Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/26/2015 1630 CA-LNU Harvey Fire: 8 acres, 100% contained.
06/26/2015 0715 The National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Red Flag Warning for high based dry thunderstorms and gusty outflow winds in effect from 1400 Friday through 0500 Saturday for fire weather zones 203 and 204. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
06/26/2015 0715 CA-SCU Tesla Fire: 53 acres, 100% contained.
06/25/2015 1745 CA-SCU Tesla Fire: 40 acres, 70% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
06/25/2015 1730 CA-LNU Harvey Fire: 8 acres, 50% contained. Burning in grass and brush with a moderate rate of spread. Fire is burning in Clearlake Oaks.
06/25/2015 1715 CA-SCU Tesla Fire: 40 acres, 0% contained. Burning in grass at a rapid rate of spread. Burning at Altamont Pass.
06/25/2015 1645 CA-HIA Heck Fire: 5 acres, 0% contained. Forward progress has been stopped.
06/25/2015 1600 CA-HIA Heck Fire: 5 acres, 0% contained. Burning in timber and brush at a moderate rate of spread. Burning in the town of Hoopa.
06/25/2015 1530 National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for increasing thunderstorm activity in effect from 1700 Friday through 1100 Sunday for fire weather zones 280, 281 and 284 in California and zones 616, 617, 619, 620, 621 and 622. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/25/2015 1530 National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Red Flag Warning for thunderstorms in effect from 1400 Friday through 2400 Saturday for fire weather zones 214, 221, 268 and 269. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWSTO
06/25/2015 1530 National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds in effect from 1300 to 2100 Saturday for fire weather zones 270, 273 and 278 in California and zones 450, 458 and 459 in Nevada. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
06/25/2015 0900 The National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Fire Weather Watch for isolated to scattered dry thunderstorms late Friday afternoon through late Friday night. http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ003&warncounty=CAC015&firewxzone=CAZ203&local_place1=7 Miles ENE Gasquet CA&product1=Fire+Weather+Watch&lat=41.8818&lon=-123.8475#.VYwmyZih2M8
06/25/2015 0840 CA-SCU Loma Fire: 533 acres, 100% contained.
06/24/2015 2042 CA-SCU Loma Fire: 533 acres, 80% contained. All threats have been mitigated.
06/24/2015 1823 CA-SCU Loma Fire: 200 acres, 30% contained.
06/24/2015 1819 CA-AEU Thunder Fire: 7 acres, 100% contained.
06/24/2015 1800 CA-SCU Loma Fire: 100 acres, 0% contained. Powerline infrastructure and structures still threatened.
06/24/2015 1715 CA-SCU Loma Fire: 50 acres, 0% contained. The fire is burning in grass at a moderate rate of spread. The fire is located in Contra Loma Park in Antioch.
06/24/2015 1715 The National Weather Service - Sacramento has issued a Fire Weather Watch for dry lightning in effect from Friday afternoon through Sunday evening for fire weather zones 214, 221, 268 and 269. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWSTO
06/24/2015 1700 The National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch for increasing thunderstorm activity in effect from Friday afternoon through Sunday afternoon for fire weather zones 280 and 281 in California and zones 619, 620, 621, 622 and 623 on Oregon. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/24/2015 1700 The National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Fire Weather Watch for thunderstorms and strong outflow winds in effect from Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening for fire weather zones 270, 272,273 and 278 in California and zones 450, 458 and 459 in Nevada. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
06/24/2015 1645 CA-AEU Thunder Fire: 10 acres, 0% contained.The fire is burning in grass at a moderate rate of spread. The fire is located 4 miles Northeast of Latrobe, CA.
06/24/2015 1415 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 100% contained.
06/24/2015 0800 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 93% contained.
06/23/2015 1800 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained. Smoldering fire behavior.
06/23/2015 1800 CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 100% contained.
06/23/2015 0745 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained. No updated incident information received.
06/23/2015 0745 CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 80% contained. No updated incident information received.
6/22/2015 1800 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained.
6/22/2015 1800 CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 80% contained.
06/22/2015
1200
CA-NEU Cook Fire: 180 acres, 100% contained.
06/22/2015
1115
Effective immediately, the National Interagency Coordination Center has moved to Preparedness Level 3.
06/22/2015
1030
CA-NEU Cook Fire: 180 acres, 95% contained.
06/22/2015
0900
CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 80% contained.
06/22/2015
0700
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained.
06/21/2015
1800
Initial attack activity increased today.
06/21/2015
1800
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained.
06/21/2015
1800
CA-NEU Cook Fire: 180 acres, 95% contained.
06/21/2015
0730
CA-NEU Cook Fire: 180 acres, 90% contained.
06/21/2015
0730
The National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Lake Wind Advisory from 1000 to 2300 this evening for the areas of South Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City, Truckee, Markleeville, Glenbrook and Incline Village. http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=sto&wwa=lake wind advisory
06/21/2015
0700
CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 80% contained.
06/21/2015
0700
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained.
06/20/2015 1745 Light initial attack today.
06/20/2015 1745 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained.
06/20/2015 1730 National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for a combination of gusty winds and low humidity in effect from 1400 to 2000 Sunday for fire weather zone 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/20/2015 1730 CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 80% contained.
06/20/2015 0815 National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Red Flag Warning for gusty winds and low humidity in effect from noon Sunday through 2200 Sunday evening for the Lake Tahoe Basin and parts of western Nevada. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV
06/20/2015 0800 CA-MNF San Hedrin Fire: 25 acres, 0% contained. Burning in heavy timber. Forward progress has been stopped. Fire is located 14 miles east of Willits, CA.
06/20/2015 0800 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained. A Type 3 organization assumed command of the fire last evening at 1800.
06/19/2015 1745 CA-NEU Cook Fire: 180 acres, 80% contained.
06/19/2015 1745 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained. NORCAL Team 2 (Molhoek) will transition with a Type 3 organization at 1800 this evening.
06/19/2015 1745 Moderate initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/19/2015 1745

National Weather Service - Reno has issued a Fire Weather Watch for a combination of gusty winds and low humidity in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening for the Lake Tahoe area. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWREV

06/19/2015 1730 National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch for a combination of strong winds and low humidity in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday evening for fire weather zone 285. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/19/2015 0745 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,542 acres, 95% contained. Interior islands continue to burn down. Reduction in acreage due to more acurate mapping.
06/18/2015 1745 CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,546 acres, 95% contained.
06/18/2015 1630 CA-NEU Cook Fire: 100 acres, 0% containment. Burning in grass and brush. Moderate rate of spread. Fire is located on highway 20 East of Browns Valley.
06/18/2015
0700
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,546 acres, 90% contained. Interior islands continue to be consumed by low intensity fire.
06/17/2015
0700
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,530 acres, 80% contained.
06/16/2015
1800
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,530 acres, 75% contained. Rollout continues to be a problem on steep areas of the fire. Smoldering and creeping continues in limited areas in all divisions as mop up operations progress. Anticipated containment 6/19.
06/16/2015
1715
CA-LNU Chiles Fire: 40 acres, 70% contained.
06/16/2015
1635
CA-LNU Chiles Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in grass and brush at a moderate rate of spread. Threat to one structure. Fire is located on Chiles Pope Valley Road, Napa County.
06/16/2015
0745
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,530 acres, 65% contained. Steep terrain and rolling material continue to pose a threat to fire lines.
06/15/2015
1745
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,509 acres, 60% contained.
06/15/2015
1745
The Northern California Geographic Area has moved to MACS Mode 2.
06/15/2015
0645
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,509 acres, 45% contained.
06/14/2015
1815
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,490 acres, 40% contained. Fire behavior moderated through out the day. The fire exhibited active backing and isolated torching. Potential for spot fires continues.
06/14/2015
1815
CA-HIA Deerhorn Fire: 21 acres, 100% contained.
06/14/2015
0700
CA-HIA Deerhorn Fire: 15 acres, 65% contained.
06/14/2015
0700
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,480 acres, 20% contained. The fire continued active flanking and backing through the early part of the evening consuming interior islands and large dead and down fuels.
06/13/2015
1745
Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/13/2015
1745
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,480 acres, 15% contained. NORCAL Team 2 (Molhoek) The fire continues to advance under wind driven conditions when aligned with slopes and drainages. Spotting continues to challenge suppression resources on all Divisions. The fire continues to impact outlying areas of the City of Hyampom.
06/13/2015
1730
CA-HIA Deerhorn Fire: 15 acres, 65% contained.
06/13/2015
1030
National Weather Service - Eureka has issued a Fire Weather Watch for a combination of strong winds and low relative humidities in effect from this evening through Sunday morning for fire weather zones 203 and 204. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWEKA
06/13/2015
1030
CA-HIA Deerhorn Fire: 15 acres, 60% contained.
06/13/2015
0730
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,331 acres, 5% contained. Active fire behavior through the night with some spotting. The fire continues to impact outlying areas of the City of Hyampom. Power was restored to the effected area.
06/12/2015
1745
Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/12/2015
1745
CA-HIA Deerhorn Fire: 15 acres, 0% contained.
06/12/2015
1745
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,020 acres, 5% contained. Moderate fire behavior with uphill runs and spotting. The fire continues to impact outlying areas of the City of Hyampom and approximately an additional 200 residences are being effected by de-energized power lines.
06/12/2015
1530
CA-HIA Deerhorn Fire: 12 acres, 0% contained. Low to moderate rate of spread. Fire is burning in brush and timber. Fire is 2 miles south of Weitchpec, CA.
06/12/2015
1100
Effective immediately NICC has moved to National Preparedness level 2.
06/12/2015
0830
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for a combination of strong winds and low relative humidities in effect through 1400 Sunday 06/14/2015 in fire weather zones 280, 620, and 621. http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=CAZ080&warncounty=CAC093&firewxzone=CAZ280&local_place1=14 Miles WSW Happy Camp CA&product1=Red+Flag+Warning&lat=41.7117&lon=-123.5939#.VXr6QdjbLcs
06/12/2015
0715
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 880 acres, 0% contained. Active fire behavior with short crown runs. The fire continues to impact outlying areas of the City of Hyampom. NORCAL Team 2 assumed command of the fire at 0600 this morning. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
06/11/2015
1815
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 1,000 acres, 0% contained. Active fire behavior with short crown runs. The fire continues to impact outlying areas of the City of Hyampom however no additional evacuations were done this operational period. NORCAL Team 2 will assume command of the fire at 0600 tomorrow morning.
06/11/2015
1745
Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/11/2015
0645
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 800 acres, 0% contained. Fire burned actively through the night. Evacuations are in progress for the outlying areas of City of Hyampom. NORCAL Team 2 has been assigned to the incident.
06/10/2015
1815
Moderate initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/10/2015
1800
CA-SRF Devil Fire: 20 acres, 100% contained.
06/10/2015
1700
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 250 acres, 0% contained. Structures threatened and evacuations in effect.
06/10/2015
1545
CA-SHF Saddle Fire: 50 acres, 0% contained. Fire is burning in timber, brush and grass with a rapid rate of spread. Fire is located 4 miles northwest of Hyampom in Trinity county.
06/09/2015
1830
Increased initial attack activity in the Geographic Area today due to widespread thunderstorms.
06/09/2015
1800
CA-SRF Devil Fire: 10 acres, 30% contained.
06/09/2015
1745
CA-LNU Garage Fire: 35 acres, 75% contained.
06/09/2015
1715
CA-LNU Garage Fire: 50 acres, 50% contained. Moderate to rapid rate of spread. Structures threatened. Fire is located in Pope Valley, Napa county.
06/09/2015
1300
CA-SRF Devil Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained. Forward spread has been stopped.
06/09/2015
1115
CA-SRF Devil Fire: 30 acres, 0% contained, burning in timber and grass. Moderate rate of spread, temperature 95 degrees, relative humidity 28% with winds south at 6 mph. Fire is located near Devil Gap, 7 miles southeast of Gasquet, in Del Norte County.
06/08/2015
1800
Initial attack activity increased today with fires occurring in the Sacramento Valley and coastal areas. All fires were successfully contained and controlled.
06/08/2015
1630
National Weather Service - Medford has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning in effect from Tuesday 1100 hours until Tuesday 2300 hours for fire weather zones 280, 281, and 284 for abundant cloud to ground lightning. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued for Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/08/2015
1330
CA-NEU Riosa Fire: 110 acres. 100% contained.
06/08/2015
1245
CA-NEU Riosa Fire: 110 acres burning in grass. 50% contained. Moderate rate of spread. Fire is located 6 miles north of Lincoln, CA. No threats.
06/08/2015
0800
National Weather Service - Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch for abundant cloud to ground lightning for Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening in fire weather zones 280, 281 and 284. http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/cafw/rfwwarningsbycwa.php?pil=XXXRFWMFR
06/07/2015
1750
Initial attack remains light in the GACC.
06/06/2015
1745
Light initial attack reported today.
06/05/2015
1730
Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/04/2015
1730
Light initial attack reported today.
06/03/2015
1745
Minimal initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
06/01/2015
0845
The Northern California seasonal outlook for July through September is now available: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
06/01/2015
0845
The June monthly outlook is now available: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
05/31/2015
1730
Minimal initial attack reported today.
05/30/2015
1100
On May 22nd a Fuels Assessment was completed for the Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains and Foothills. The assessment can be found at: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oscc/predictive/fuels_fire-danger/myfiles/Fuels_Assessment.pdf
05/29/2015
1745
Minimal initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
05/28/2015
1750
Light initial attack in the Geographic Area today.
05/28/2015
1745
CA-SCU Christensen Fire: 242 acres, 100% contained.
05/28/2015
1300
CA-SCU Christensen Fire: 242 acres, 80% contained.
05/28/2015
1045
CA-SCU Christensen Fire: 25 acres in grass, 0% contained, moderate rate of spread, Temperature 69 degrees, 71% RH, winds 15 from the southwest gusting 30. Fire is located 10 northeast of Livermore, CA.
05/27/2015
1800
Minimal Initial Attack in the Geographic Area today.
05/26/2015
0815
The GACC experienced light initial attack activity over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
05/25/2015
0700
Memorial Day: We honor those who died in our Nation's service.
05/05/2015
1100
The May monthly outlook has been updated. The update is available at: http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
05/01/2015
1115
The Northern California seasonal outlook has been updated for June through August. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
05/01/2015
1115
The May monthly outlook is now available. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
04/20/2015
1300
Effective today, North Ops GACC is moving to Preparedness Level 2.
04/18/2015
0800
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 137 acres, 100% contained.
04/16/2015
1700
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 137 acres burning in timber, 95% contained.
04/15/2015
1745
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 157 acres burning in timber, 80% contained.
04/15/2015
0730
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 157 acres burning in timber, 80% contained.
04/14/2015
1730
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 157 acres burning in timber, 70% contained. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
04/14/2015
1445
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 195 acres burning in timber, 40% contained. Fire is located 10 miles Southeast of Taylorsville, CA.
04/14/2015
1100
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 185 acres burning in timber, 10% contained. Fire is located 10 miles Southeast of Taylorsville, CA.
04/14/2015
0730
CA-PNF Ward Fire: 175 acres burning in timber, 0% contained. Fire is located 10 miles Southeast of Taylorsville, CA.
04/01/2015
1200
Today, California Governor Jerry Brown issued an Executive Order mandating substantial water use reductions across California in response to the ongoing drought. http://gov.ca.gov/docs/4.1.15_Executive_Order.pdf
04/01/2015
0800
The Northern California seasonal outlook has been updated for May through July. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
04/01/2015
0800

The April monthly outlook is now available. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf

03/01/2015
1000
The March monthly outlook is now available. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
02/26/2015
1800
CA-SHF Stephens Fire: 209 acres, 100% contained.
02/26/2015
0700
CA-SHF Stephens Fire: 200 acres, 95% contained. Decreased acreage due to updated mapping of incident. Minimal fire activity over night. Resources will continue to improve control lines and mop up along perimeter.
02/25/2015
1826
CA-SHF Stephens Fire: 250 acres, 30% contained.
02/25/2015
0700
CA-SHF Stephens Fire: 250 acres, 30% contained.
02/24/2015
2100
CA-SHF Stephens Fire: 200 acres burning in timber, 0% contained. Fire is located 20 miles north east of McCloud.
02/01/2015
0800
The Northern California seasonal outlook has been updated for March through May. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
02/01/2015
0800
The Northern California monthly outlook has been updated for February. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
01/31/2015
0800
HI-JCR Lau/Strike Kipapa Fire: 430 acres, 100% contained.
01/30/2015
0845
HI-JCR Lau/Strike Kipapa Fire: 430 acres, 90% contained.
01/29/2015
0915
HI-JCR Lau/Strike Kipapa Fire: 430 acres, 80% contained. The fire continues to creep and smolder in the Uluhe fuel mat on the upper third of the fire.
01/28/2015
0745
HI-JCR Lau/Strike Kipapa Fire: 430 acres, 75% contained. Ground based personnel are identifying hotspots on the fire edge and utilizing helicopter bucket work to suppress activity.
01/26/2015
1100
HI-JCR Lau/Strike Kipapa Fire: 430 acres, 50% contained. Crews will be inserted into the fire area to monitor fire behavior and identify areas that air resources can be effective in fire suppression. Anticipated containment date: 01/30/15.
01/25/2015
1000
HI-JCR Lau/Strike Kipapa Fire: 430 Acres, 50% contained.
01/24/2015
1810

CA-ENF McOulloh Fire: 3-4 acres, 100% contained.

CA-ENF Tanner Fire: 20 acres 100% contained.

01/24/2015
1644

CA-ENF McOulloh Fire: 3-4 acres burning in timber, 0% contained, slow rate of spread.

CA-ENF Tanner Fire: 15-20 acres burning in timber, 0% contained, slow rate of spread. Fires are located approximately 14 miles northeast of Georgetown.

01/23/2015
2115
HI-JCR Lau Strike/Kipapa Fire: 200 acres 30% contained.
01/23/2015
0920
HI-JCR Lau Strike/Kipapa Fire: 200 acres 0% contained. Fire is 1.5 miles east of Mililani, Hawaii on the island of Oahu. (HI-JCR James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge)
01/02/2015
0800
The Northern California monthly outlook has been updated for January. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/monthly_outlook.pdf
01/02/2015
0800
The Northern California seasonal outlook has been updated for February through April. http://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/predictive/outlooks/Seasonal_Outlook.pdf
01/01/2015
0800
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