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FS/PC=Full Suppression/Perimeter Control; MCC=Monitor/Confine/Contain; A or AC=Acres; C=Contained; PC=Percent Contained; ECD=Est. Containment Date; GP=Growth Potential; TP=Total Personnel; IMT=Incident Management Team; AT or A/T=Air Tanker; AA=Air Attack; SEAT=Single Engine Air Tanker; LD or LP=Lead Plane; T1H=Type 1 Helicopter; IHC=Interagency Hotshot Crew; T1C=Type 1 Crew; T2C=Type 2 Crew; T2IAC=Type2 IA Crew; DTN=Date/ Time / Needed; FW=Fire Weather            * = This is the time an entry is made in SWCC News & Notes.             Unit Identifiers | WildWeb | Please provide us feedback
DAT6/30E 6* 1409 NEWS OR NOTES
8/20 0820 SWA Area Command Team (VanBruggen) on order for Nez Perce Clearwater NF Support, Grangeville, ID.
8/17 1420 SWA BUYT# 1 (Hatch) Windy Ridge (OR-VAD) order cancelled. Now ordered for 8/20 SHF July Lightning (CA-SHF).
8/17 1030 SWA T1 IMT#1 (Templin) Walker fire (CA-INF) mobilization cancelled. IMT is now ordered for Reach fire (WA-SPD). Inbrief 8/19 1900 Chelan, WA
8/17 0900 Update from 8/15. SWA Type 2 Team #5 (Nieto) assigned to North Star (WA-COA).
8/16 1325 8/16 SWA Buying Team #1 (Hatch) on order for Windy Ridge (OR-VAD).
8/16 1320 8/16 SWA Type 1 Team #1 (Templin) on order for Walker fire (CA-INF).
8/14 0810 Correct Date for 8/13  Area Command Team ( Hughes) 2015 SRF/SHF Area Command (CA-ONC). Team #4 (Bales) to Sucker Creek (MT- HNF)
8/14 0800

Area Command Team ( Hughes) 2015 SRF/SHF Area Command (CA-ONC). Team #4 (Bales) to Sucker Creek (MT- HNF)

8/10 0700 8/10 SWA Buying Team #1 (Hatch) assigned to Willow (AZ-CRA).
8/09 1120 8/09 SWA Type 2 Team #3 assigned to Willow Fire (AZ-CRA). In-brief this afternoon. Estimated at 2000 acres as of last night.
7/31 1445 7/31: Area Command Team (Van Bruggen) to 2015 ONC Staging (CA-ONC), McClellan Training Center. NIMO Team (Houseman) to Frog (CA-Modoc NF).
7/31 12015 Effective 1200 today, the National Preparedness Level is PL-3.
6/30 1409

Effective immediately, the Southwest Area will bump down to PL-2.

6/22 1650 Effective 1200 today, the National Preparedness Level is PL-3.
6/21 1420 The Southwest Area has now moved to Preparedness Level 3.
6/17 1458 Kearny River (AZ-A1S)... loc 1 W of Kearny, AZ (33.0538N, 110.9150W). 2 SEATs, 2 T1 Helos, 2 Air Tactical ordered.
6/17 1453 Brady (AZ-TNF)... loc 12 S of Payson, AZ (34.0366N, 111.3680W). 1 Airtanker, 1 LEAD, 1 SEAT, 1 AA, 1 T3 Helo ordered.
6/17 1420 Hog (AZ-CNF) 75 ac. Loc 30 NE of Douglas, AZ (31.5027N, 109.0886). 1 Type 1 crew assigned.
6/16 1650 Commissary (NM-SNF) 160 acres. Started 6/05. Monitor strategy. 3 T1 Crews and 1 T2IA crew assigned today. InciWeb: http://tinyurl.com/opk3gw6
6/12 1400 Effective today, the National Preparedness Level has bumped up to PL-2.
6/02 1625 Spring (AZ-PPA) 15-18 ac. 2nd Type 1 Crew ordered, CNF T3 helo committed.
6/02 1520 Spring (AZ-PPA) 20-25 ac. Loc 18 N/NW of Sasabe, AZ (31.7366N, 111.6202W). 1 Type 1 Crew ordered.
6/02 1310 Guadalupe (AZ-CNF) 50 ac. Loc 30 E of Douglas, AZ (31.4661N,109.0341W). 1 Type 1 Crew ordered.
6/01 1645 Treasure Mt (NM-LCD) 5-10 ac. Loc 6 W of Silver City, NM (32. 7941N,108.3766W). 1 Air Attack ordered.
5/27 1930 Blevens (AZ-TNF) 75+acres. Loc 15mi NW of Globe, AZ. 1 AT, 1 AA, 1 T3 Helo, 2 T-1 Crews, Local ENGS responding. VLAT and ASM on order.
5/22 1525 Valley (AZ-TNF) 1+ ac. Loc 20 NE of Phoenix, AZ (33.7972, -111.4868). 1 AT, 1 AA, 1 T1 CR, 3 ENG ordered.
5/22 1415 Aliso (AZ-CNF) 130 ac. Started 5/21, loc 10 E of Tucson, AZ (32.2509, -110.5949). 1 T1 / 1 T2 / 1 T3 helo, 1 T2 / 2 T2IA crew, 1 AA ord...
5/20 1735 Oak Tree (AZ-CNF) 500 ac. Moving northwest. SEAT ordered.
5/20 1550 Oak Tree (AZ-CNF) 120 ac. Grass/brush fuels. 1 Air Attack, 2 SEATS ordered (locally).
5/20 1540 Oak Tree (AZ-CNF) 15 ac. Started 5/20, located 17 east of Green Valley, AZ (31.82N, 110.71W). 1 Airtanker, 1 T2 crew ordered.
5/20 1150 Bunk Robinson (AZ-GID). 60 ac (last report). 1 Air attack, 1 T2 Helicopter ordered.
5/20 1115 Bunk Robinson (AZ-GID) 60 ac. Started 5/19, located 30 E of Douglas, AZ (31.4136N,109.0775W). 1 T2IA crew / 2 T2 crews (local).
5/03 1500 Red Hill (NM-N3S) 750 acres, N31 28.158' X W108 47.394' (29 miles SE of Rodeo, NM) ordered AA and Type 1 Helicopter.
4/23 1010 Effective 4/22/15, SWA is at Preparedness Level 2 (PL-2).
4/22 1500 Pine Springs (NM-GUP) 10+ ac. Loc. Guadalupe Park NM area (31.53N, 104.48W). 1 Airtanker ordered.
01/01 0800 From the staff of SWCC, we wish all of our Twitter followers 'Happy New Year." Many thanks for your continued support. SWCC News & Notes will be updated as soon as SWCC is involved in new incidents and / or where regional and national resources are involved.
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