NWS Current Fire Weather Watches / Warnings
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE - FIRE WEATHER WATCH
WHEN: FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE - RED FLAG WARNING
WHERE: SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MTSHASTA - MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY -
National Preparedness Level 3
National Fire Activity
Initial attack activity: Light (117 new fires)
New large fires: 6 (*)
Large fires contained: 7
Uncontained large fires: ** 33
Area Command Teams committed: 1
NIMOs committed: 0
Type 1 IMTs committed: 7
Type 2 IMTs committed: 15
** Uncontained large fires include only fires being managed under a full suppression
California wildfires today
|California Wildfire Locations, Perimeters and Hot-spots|
No significant activity, light Initial attack
ONCC - North Ops
Northern California Area (PL 3)
New fires: 15
New large fires: 1
Uncontained large fires: 5
Type 1 IMTs committed: 1
Type 2 IMTs committed: 2 NOPS has moved to MACS Mode 2 effective 0900 on 9/14.
CA-SHF Bagley Fire. 46,011 acres. 95%.
No changes over night. Focus today is on fire repair logistics Road and area closures in effect.
IC: Shasta-Trinity NF. IMT 2 (Cooper). IMT is also managing the Ward fire.
Location: Four miles west of Big Bend, CA.
Fuels: Timber, logging slash and brush.
Fire Behavior: Backing fire.
CA-NOD Likely Fire. 9,838 acres. 95%.
Low relative humidity, high temps and SW winds will test lines today. The fire will be returned to local control on 9/15. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.
IC: Northern California District, BLM. Transfer of command from IMT 2 (Truett) back to the local unit will occur tomorrow.
Location: Three miles south of Likely, CA.
Fuels: Timber, juniper, brush and grass.
Fire Behavior: Creeping and smoldering with occasional torching.
CA-MNF North Pass Fire. 41,983 acrs. 97%.
Demobilization of resources off the fire continues.
Location: Mendocino NF. Twenty-five miles northeast of Covelo, CA.
CA-MEU Scotts Fire. 4,618 acres. 95%.
Transition to t3 incident management team on 9/15.
IC: Mendocino Unit, Cal Fire. Cal Fire IMT 1 (Hoffman). No further information received.
Location: Eight miles east of Ukiah, CA.
Fuels: Chaparral and grass.
CA-LMU Cheney Fire. 230 acres. 40%.
The fire is burning in timber and grass understory. Mop up is under way as crews work to contain the fire.
IC: Lassen-Modoc Unit, Cal Fire.
Location: One mile southwest of Susanville, CA.
Fuels: Timber and grass.
Fire Behavior: Active fire behavior with short-range spotting.
Concerns: Structures threatened.
LCES - 10 Standard Fire Orders - 18 Watchout Situations