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Incident Information -- Northwest Large Fire Information Summary

A Large Fire as defined by the National Wildland Coordinating Group, is any wildland fire in timber 100 acres or greater, and 300 acres or greater in grasslands/rangelands, or has an Incident Management Team assigned to it.

Information received from the National ICS-209 incident reporting database for large fires is updated each morning, and shows what has been reported by the Incident Commander the previous day at 7:00 PM. Information shown for each fire incident on the current day may not reflect changes made since the previous days ICS-209 input.

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Updated:    Thursday, 31st July 2014 at 01:40:17 PM

Beaver Complex

General Info
Beaver Complex OR-711S-018115
20 Miles Northwest of Medford 100
2014-07-30 Lightning
0 0000-00-00
Timber
OR Dept. of Forestry
Resources
81 3 0 4
Incident Contacts

http://wildfireoregondeptofforestry.blogspot.com/

Status

At this time the Salt Creek fire is the only fire in the complex. Additions are expected as the day progresses, as the are took heavy lightning yesterday and more is anticipated this afternoon.

2014-07-31 08:24:14

Bingham Complex

General Info
Bingham Complex OR-WIF-140090
Bingham and Lizard Ridge of the Mt. Jefferson Wilderness 452
2014-07-13 Lightning
50 2014-10-01
Timber, Brush, and Grass
USDA Forest Service
Resources
52 1 1 0
Incident Contacts

503-854-4210

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3949/#

Status

The Bingham Ridge fire is contained at this time. The Lizard fire is being managed with a confine/contain strategy.

2014-07-31 09:12:28

Black Rock

General Info
Black Rock OR-PRD-000358
10 Mi E of Antelope, OR 35731
2014-07-14 Lightning
95 2014-08-01
Grass
USDI Bureau of Land Management
Resources
28 1 0 0
Incident Contacts

Status

Previously reported with Pine creek. Mop-up ongoing. NW corner of the fire is in steep terrain, which has slowed mop-up and containment.

2014-07-31 08:34:15

Bridge 99 Complex

General Info
Bridge 99 Complex OR-DEF-000329
20 Miles N of Sisters, OR 5699
2014-07-13 Lightning
95 2014-07-31
Timber, Brush, and Grass
USDA Forest Service
Resources
163 3 2 4
Incident Contacts

541-549-5319

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3963/#

Status

Green Ridge Look Out is closed, as are Lower Bridge, Allen Springs, Canyon Creek, Candle Creek, and Pioneer Campgrounds. Some road closures in effect. Evacuation notices remain in place for 45 residents along the Metolius River . USFS Rd 64, Monty Campground, and Perry South campground opened. Work will be focused on mop-up and rehabilitation of suppression lines. Pacific Crest Trail opened (7/25/2014). Northern portion on WSA lands reported by Logging Unit Fires, southern portion on DEF lands reported by Bridge 99 Complex. Bridge 99 Fire 5,084 acres, Bear Butte II 615 acres.

2014-07-31 09:09:54

Buzzard Complex

General Info
Buzzard Complex OR-BUD-004111
45 Miles NE of Burns, OR 395747
2014-07-14 Lightning
98 2014-07-31
4 Minor structures destroyed
Brush
USDI Bureau of Land Management
Resources
130 2 1 0
Incident Contacts

541-493-2105

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3951/#

Status

The Buzzard Complex is comprised of: Buzzard (282,801 acres), Bartlet (728 acres), Lamb Ranch, Beaver Creek (22,863 acres), Twin Reservoir (10,355 acres), and Saddle Draw (79,000 acres). Mop-up and Rehabilitation operations continue for all fires.

2014-07-31 09:07:00

Carlton Complex

General Info
Carlton Complex WA-NES-000534
5 Miles SW of Okanogan, 7 Miles N of Twisp, 9 Miles SW of Omak 251698
2014-07-14 Lightning
71 2014-08-02
312 single residences destroyed; 1000 threatened
3 multiple residences destroyed; 3 threatened 50 commercial structures threatened 1 nonresidential commercial property destroyed; 50 threatened 134 Other minor structures destroyed
Timber, Brush, and Grass
WA Dept. of Natural Resources
Resources
3116 82 22 171
Incident Contacts

Fire Information (509) 996-9971 Media: 509-481-3789

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3967/#

https://www.facebook.com/CarltonComplexWildFire

http://carltoncomplex.blogspot.com/

Status

The complex has been broken into 3 zones, each zone will be under command of a separate IMT. The Carlton fire observed a warming trend that and fire behavior has increased . Firefighters continue to mop-up around structures, as well as construct and secure line.Good progress continues to be made in all divisions. Evacuations are still in place, however some have been reduced or lifted.

2014-07-31 08:40:36

China Cap

General Info
China Cap OR-WWF-000672
25 Miles E of La Grande, OR 195
2014-07-29 Lightning
0 0000-00-00
Timber (sub alpine fir)
USDA Forest Service
Resources
14 0 1 0
Incident Contacts

Status

Moderate fire behavior. Firefighters are working to keep the fire from spreading into China Cap Creek and Minam River drainage. Values at risk; Wilderness values, anadromous fisheries.

2014-07-31 08:27:21

Chiwaukum Complex

General Info
Chiwaukum Complex WA-OWF-000356
Near the community of Chiwaukum 13395
2014-07-15 Lightning
27 0000-00-00
1,583 single residences threatened
5 minor structures destroyed
Timber, Brush, and Grass
USDA Forest Service
Resources
1171 28 9 63
Incident Contacts

Fire Information: 509-548-0139

Chiwaukum

Status

Complex includes: Chiwaukum Creek (12,076 acres), Kelly Mountain (124 acres), Duncan Ridge (2,235 acres). All level of evacuations are in effect for the Chiwaukum fire. Hwy 2 will be open with pilot cars today (7/31/2014). Fuels are becoming more available to fire as the warming trend continues, and increases in fire behavior have been observed. Yesterday the entire western perimeter of the Duncan fire was active.

2014-07-31 13:40:15

Haystack Complex (I-580)

General Info
Haystack Complex (I-580) OR-952S-014268
Haystack (4 Miles NE of Spray, OR) Throop (2 Miles NE of Dayville, OR) 1736
2014-07-29 Lightning
0 2014-07-29
30 Singe residence threatened
10 Other Minor structure
Timber, brush, and grass
OR Dept. of Forestry
Resources
280 11 3 13
Incident Contacts

http://wildfireoregondeptofforestry.blogspot.com/

Status

Complex consists of the Haystack fire 1200 acres; 10 % contained, the Steet Mt 50 acres: 60 % contained, and the Troop fire 486 acres 100% contained. Active fire behavior, Haystack is threatening residence.

Hurricane Creek

General Info
Hurricane Creek OR-WWF-000477
3 Miles SW of Joseph, OR 929
2014-07-14 Lightning
40 2014-10-01
Timber, Brush, and Grass
USDA Forest Service
Resources
66 2 2 0
Incident Contacts

541-519-1460

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3966/#

Status

8205 Rd, Hurricane Creek Trail Head, and Hurricane Ck. Campground are closed.Active fire behavior, 10 person crew has reinforced containment lines on the South Western corner of the fire.

2014-07-31 08:35:42

Kitten Complex

General Info
Kitten Complex OR-VAD-000098
Northwest Malheur County, OR 22700
2014-07-23 Lightning
90 2014-07-31
Brush and Grass
USDI Bureau of Land Management
Resources
206 3 2 13
Incident Contacts

541-823-6763

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3997/#

Status

Complex comprised of: Kitten Canyon (4,263 acres), North Juniper (1,147 acres), Stemler (4,832 acres) and Brogan Hill (12,458 acres). Smoldering on isolated pockets throughout the incident. Mop-up and rehabilitation operations continue for all fires.

2014-07-31 09:05:13

Logging Unit Fires

General Info
Logging Unit Fires OR-WSA-000070
25 Miles NW of Warm Springs, OR 10481
2014-07-16 Lightning
80 2014-08-01
70 Single residences threatened
4 Commercial properties threatened 6 Minor structures threatened
Timber, Grass, and Brush
Tribal Agency
Resources
669 17 2 32
Incident Contacts

541-690-6681

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3973/#

Status

Precipitation events and favorable weather had dampened fire behavior. Direct line efforts are progressing and effective. Includes: Skyline (116 acres), Haily Butte (108 acres), Camus Prairie (6,088 acres) Logging Unit (316 acres), and a portion of Bear Butte II (3,803 acres).Northern portion of BEAR Butte II is on WSA lands and being reported by Logging Unit Fires, Southern portion on DEF lands reported by the Bridge 99 Complex. Evacuation notices have been lifted.

2014-07-31 09:02:26

Lone Mountain 1

General Info
Lone Mountain 1 WA-NCP-000018
6 Miles up Boulder Creek, above Stehekin, WA 1725
2014-07-14 Lightning
30 2014-09-15
Timber, Brush, and Grass
USDI National Park Service
Resources
117 3 2 0
Incident Contacts

509-996-3624 lonemountainfire@gmail.com

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3978/#

https://www.facebook.com/#!/loanmountain1fire

Status

Firefighters secured fire perimeter near War Creek Pass to minimize spread from park boundary onto the Okanogan- Whenatchee National Forest . Contingency line above the community of Stehekin was completed. Fuels reduction work continues around the NPS Visitor center at Stehekin. Trail closures still in effect.

2014-07-31 09:03:30

Mills Canyon

General Info
Mills Canyon WA-SES-000267
Adjacent to Entiat, WA 22571
2014-07-08 Unknown
95 2014-08-06
3 Minor structures destroyed
Timber, Brush, and Grass
WA Dept. of Natural Resources
Resources
9 0 0 3
Incident Contacts

509-888-5160

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3937/#

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Chelan-County-Emergency-Management/188543097925415

Status

Fire behavior minimal. Mop-up and line rehabilitation operations in progress.

2014-07-31 09:06:09

Ochoco Complex

General Info
Ochoco Complex OR-OCF-000390
35 Miles E-NE of Prineville in the areas near Big Summit Prairie 10004
2014-07-18 Lightning
94 2014-07-29
Timber, Brush, and Grass
USDA Forest Service
Resources
326 8 1 7
Incident Contacts

208-741-9262

http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3972/#

Status

Complex comprised of the Oscar Canyon fire, Lava fire, Fox fire, Broadway fire, and the Antelope fire. The Oscar Canyon and Fox fires merged and will be reported as the Fox fire (9,848 acres; 94% contained). The Lava fire is 137 acres; 100% contained. Broadway (5 acres), and Antelope springs (14 acres) are 100 % contained. Mop- up continues along containment lines on the Fox fire. Rehabilitation continues on the Broadway, Antelope springs, and Lava fire.

2014-07-31 09:08:49

Reeves Creek

General Info
Reeves Creek OR-712-014915
5 Miles N of Cave Junction, OR 204
2014-07-28 Unknown
50 2014-08-15
Timber and Brush
OR Dept. of Forestry
Resources
325 12 7 8
Incident Contacts

http://www.swofire.com/

Status

Active fire behavior. Structures and power lines threatened. Thunderstorms predicted the next 4 days for the area.

2014-07-31 08:21:06

Sniption (I-539)

General Info
Sniption (I-539) OR-PRD-000539
3 Miles SW of Condon, OR 12000
2014-07-29 Unknown, under investigation
5 0000-00-00
6 Single Residences threatened
Grass
USDI Bureau of Land Management
Resources
27 1 0 2
Incident Contacts

Status

Fire has crossed the 30-mile drainage, structures threatened.

2014-07-31 11:10:10

Toroda Mountain

General Info
Toroda Mountain WA-NES-000789
27 Miles NE Omak, WA 150
2014-07-29 Unknown
0 0000-00-00
Timber and Grass
WA Dept. of Natural Resources
Resources
0 0 0 0
Incident Contacts

Status

Difficult terrain. No update received 7/31/14.

2014-07-31 09:13:32

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