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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.

Updated:Friday, 25 July 2014 at 9:31 am

Center

General Info
Active
BLM
3 Miles NE of Post, OR
(44.1975) (-120.4561)
2014-07-13
2515.00
3.93
50
0
0000-00-00
Lightning

Mop-up ongoing. Reduction in size is due to more accurate fire mapping.

 
Resources
60
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2
0
5
3


 
Current Conditions

Grass and Brush

2014-07-25

Ochoco Complex

General Info
Active
USFS
35 Miles NE of Prineville, near Big Summit Prairie
(44.4095) (-120.0892)
2014-07-18
10195.00
15.93
59
7
2014-07-27
Lightning

Fire Information : 208-741-9262

Complex comprised of the Oscar Canyon fire, Lava fire, Fox fire, Broadway fire, and the Antelope fire. The Oscar Canyon and Fox fires merged yesterday and will be reported as the Fox fire (9,978 acres; 54% contained). The Lava fire is 191 acres; 95% contained. Broadway (5 acres), and Antelope springs (21 acres) are 100 % containted. Firefighters continue to mopup the Lava fire. The Fox fire is threatening sage grouse habitat.

 
Resources
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16
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12
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Current Conditions

Timber, Brush, and Grass

2014-07-25

Hurricane CK

General Info
Active
USFS
4 Miles SW of Joseph, OR
(45.3011) (-117.3033)
2014-07-14
502.00
0.78
20
0
2014-10-01
Lightning

Fire Information: 541-519-1460, or 541-426-0677 Hurricane Inciweb

8205 Rd, Hurricane Creek Trail Head, and Hurricane Ck. Campground are closed. Minimal fire behavior, patrolling fireline and mop-up in progress.

 
Resources
18
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0
2
0
4


 
Current Conditions

Timber

2014-07-25

Bingham Complex

General Info
Active
USFS
Bingham & Lizard Ridge of the Mt. Jefferson Wilderness
(44.5994) (-121.8747)
2014-07-13
452.00
0.71
50
0
2014-10-01
Lightning

Fire Information: 503-854-4210 Bingham Inciweb

Fires mangaged in this complex include: The Bingham Ridge fire (275 acres), the Lizard fire (175 acres), Incident 152 ( 2 acres), and Incident 162 (.1 acres). Various structures and natural resources at risk. Direct line on Bingham had been completed, starting mop-up operations.

 
Resources
317
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8
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Current Conditions

Timber, brush, and grass

2014-07-25

Lone Mountain1

General Info
Active
NPS
6 Miles above Boulder Creek neare Stehekin, WA
(48.3556) (-120.6228)
2014-07-14
1700.00
2.66
0
0
2014-09-15
Lightning

Fire Information: 509-996-3624 lonemountainfire@gmail.com

Firefighters are working to keep the fire within the Boulder Creek Drainage. 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.

 
Resources
80
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3
1
0
2


 
Current Conditions

Timber, brush, and grass

Steep terrain

2014-07-25

Bridge 99 Complex

General Info
Active
USFS
20 miles N of Sister, OR
(44.5578) (-121.6061)
2014-07-13
5960.00
9.31
67
1513
2014-07-31
Lightning

Fire Information: 541-549-5319 Bridge 99 Inciweb

Green Ridge Look Out is closed, as are Lower Bridge, Allen Springs, Canyon Creek, Candle Creek, and Pioneer Campgrounds. Some road closures in effect. Metolius River Stage 3 evacuation reduced to level 2. Three rivers evacuation notice reduced to level 2. USFS Rd 64, Monty Campground, and Perry South campground opened. Work will be focused on mop-up and rehabilitation of supression lines.

 
Resources
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16
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16
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Current Conditions

Timber, brush, and grass

2014-07-25

Logging Unit

General Info
Active
BIA
25 miles NW of Warm Springs, OR
(44.9317) (-121.7436)
2014-07-16
10488.00
16.39
60
80
2014-08-01
Lightning

Fire information: 541-690-6681 Logging Unit Inciweb Facebook: Logging Unit Fire

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 (6,060 acres) Logging Unit (316 acres), and a portion of Bear Butte II (3,884 acres). Evacuation notices have been lifted.

 
Resources
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30
7
59
1


 
Current Conditions

Timber, Brush, and Grass

2014-07-25

Shaniko Butte

General Info
Active
BIA
15 Miles N of Warm Springs, OR
(44.9803) (-121.1306)
2014-07-12
42044.00
65.69
85
108
2014-07-24
Lightning

Fire Information: 541-553-8190 Shanico Butte Fire Inciweb

Mop-up and rehabilitation operations are in progress.

 
Resources
246
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3
2
10
2


 
Current Conditions

Grass

Steep terrain unaccessable by vehicles

2014-07-25

Sunflower

General Info
Active
USFS
11 Miles N or Monument, OR
(44.9672) (-119.5539)
2017-07-14
7170.00
11.20
80
0
2014-07-28
Lightning

Fire Information: 1-800-923-6891 Sunflower Inciweb

Fire resouces continue to secure completed line, mop-up hot spots, and rehabilitate fire line.

 
Resources
441
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12
0
15
2


 
Current Conditions

Timber, Brush, and grass

2014-07-25

Buzzard Complex

General Info
Active
BLM
45 Miles NE of Burns, OR
(43.6286) (-118.3864)
2014-07-14
395747.00
618.35
95
0
2014-07-31
Lightning

Fire Information: 541-493-2105 Buzzard Complex Inciweb

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

 
Resources
340
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3
7
12
2


 
Current Conditions

Juniper, brush, and grass

Steep terrain

Long travel distances to the fire line.

2014-07-25

Waterman Complex

General Info
Active
ODF
All incidents within 20 Miles of Michell, OR
(44.7006) (-119.8253)
2014-07-14
12520.00
19.56
90
37
2014-07-26
Lightning

Fire Information: 541-787-4321 Waterman InciWeb Waterman Facebook Waterman Fire on Twitter: @watermancmplx

Complex consists of multiple fires including: Bailey Butte, Toney Butte, Junction Springs, Incident 299, and Incident 308. All evacualtion notices have been lifted. Ochoco Divide, Wildwood, and Walton lake campgrounds are closed. Cougar east trailhead and Crystal Spring Org camp have been evacuated and closed. Hwy 26 is open with speed limit reductions and law enforecement patrols.

 
Resources
708
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18
2
28
2


 
Current Conditions

Timber, Brush, and Grass

Steep, inaccessible terrain

2014-07-25

Mills Canyon

General Info
Active
WDNR
Adjacent to Entiat, WA
(47.6628) (-120.2897)
2014-07-08
22571.00
35.27
95
0
0000-00-00
Unknown

Fire information: 509-888-5160 Mills Canyon InciWeb Chelan County Emergency Mangement Facebook

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

 
Resources
32
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1
0
2
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Current Conditions

Timber, grass, and brush

Steep Inaccessible terrain

2014-07-25

Chiwaukum Complex

General Info
Active
USFS
Near the community of Chiwaukum
(47.7078) (-120.8231)
2014-07-15
12255.00
19.15
25
1583
0000-00-00
Lightning

Fire Information: 509-548-0139 Chiwaukum InciWeb

Complex includes: Chiwaukum Creek (10,120 acres), Kelly Mountain (98 acres), Duncan Ridge (833 acres). All level of evacuations are in effect for the Chiwaukum fire. Road closures include Hwy 2 from Coles Corner to Leavenworth, Chiwaukum Creek Rd, Coulter Creek Rd, and all spurs originating from these Rds. Nason Creek Rest area is closed on the truck side. No signifcant fire spread due to wet weather. Flash flood watches and warnings are in effect. Debris flows reported in the Entiat drainage.

 
Resources
1000
<2
28
9
80
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Current Conditions

Timber

All three fires have steep and rugged terrain.

Rain showers will make roads slick and increase the likelyhood of landslides and debris flow.

2014-07-25

Pine Creek

General Info
Active
BLM
11 Miles S of Fossil, OR
(44.8347) (-120.2497)
2014-07-14
102209.00
159.70
0
1
0000-00-00
Lighning

Fire Information: 541-763-0917, 541-763-2067 Pine Creek InciWeb

Pine Creek includes: Pine Creek fire (30,245 acres: 95% contained), Jack Knife fire (13,263 acres: 100% containment), Black Rock fire (35,731 acres: 95% containment) and Donneybrook fire (22,763 acres: 97% containment. Mop-up continues on all fires.

 
Resources
691
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23
2
21
2


 
Current Conditions

Juniper, Brush, and Grass

2014-07-25

Carlton

General Info
Active
WDNR
7 Miles S or Twisp, WA
(48.2114) (-120.1025)
2014-07-14
250489.00
391.39
55
1103
2014-07-02
Lightning

Fire INFO PHONEs: Intermittent or limited service due to utility damage CEll: 360-688-0560 or 360 6880148 (accessible from cell phones or numbers outside the area) Landlines: 509-996-9971 or 509-996-3568 (only accessible from phones with a 996 or 997 prefix- persons calling from cell phones or a long distance number cannot reach these phones) East Zone Fire Information in Omak 509-557-4211

The complex has been broken into 3 zones, each zone will be under command of a separate IMT. In Carlton zone: Thunderstorms have significantly moderated fire behavior for the short term allowing good progress in line construction. In the South zone resources tied in with resources from the Carlton zone at Mcfarland Creek. In East Zone, creeping, smoldering and spotting occurred. Evacuations are still in place, however some have been reduced or lifted. Rural Electric Association is begining to replace power poles and lines.It is estimated that power wll slowly begin comming back up in areas starting this weekend.

 
Resources
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127
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Current Conditions

Timber, Brush, and Grass

2014-07-25

Camp Creek

General Info
Active
BLM
11 Mi SE of Juntura, OR
(43.6022) (-117.9008)
2014-07-23
5300.00
8.28
40
0
2014-07-28
Lightning

Fire Information: 541-493-2105

Operational resources from the Buzzard Complex assisted the local unit with inital attack. OR IIMT 4 assumed command of the fire at 1700 (7/24/2014). Line construction continues. Values at risk include private land, Sage Grouse habitat, wilderness study areas, and range improvements.

 
Resources
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2
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Current Conditions

Brush and grass

2014-07-25

Rye Valley

General Info
Active
BLM
15 mi NW of Huntington, OR
(44.4503) (-117.4794)
2014-07-23
1392.00
2.17
20
3
0000-00-00
Lightning

Fire Information: 503-983-8897

Active fire behavior, running. Scattered ranches are present in the area but are not currently threatened. Values at risk include cultural resources and sage grouse habitat.

 
Resources
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4
0
8
2


 
Current Conditions

Brush and grass

2014-07-25

Kitten Complex

General Info
Active
BLM
Northwest Malheur County
(44.1053) (-117.98)
2014-07-23
20664.00
32.29
0
0
0000-00-00
Lightning

Fire Information: 1-406-660-2347

Complex comprised of: Kitten Canyon (4131 acres), North Juniper (1278 acres), Stemler (4775 acres) and Brogan Hill (12,224 acres). Active fire behavior. Values at risk include ranches, sage grouse habitat, Powerlines, and range improvements.

 
Resources
309
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3
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40
2


 
Current Conditions

Brush and Grass

2014-07-25