new fire starts in various areas of the park.
potential for growth. Each day new smokes are detected and put onto a list to be evaluated once the weather clears.
Since October 1st, Yosemite received over 1000 lightning strikes and at least 21 confirmed new fires along with about 2 - 3" of rain across the park (see attached map).
in Tuolumne County; and the Turner fire on Turner Ridge about a mile east
of the Wawona Road at Alder Creek.
Attached is the fires that YNP currently have as "active" though some are likely out.
Yosemite fire location map .pdf Link