Command post at 162 x Foreman Creek Road
CHP unable to respond
3 spot fires beyond the head of the fire at this time.
State Parks sheltering some ppl in place in the recreation area.
Main fire appx 3 to 5 acres, 3 spots ahead of that, requesting additional copter and 2 addtl crews. Requesting BCSO code 3. Fire still west of 162.
Update 1740: Staging at Simmons Road x Hwy 162. Very rapid build on this fire per Pike County lookout. Air Tac 210 responding, eta 1743, Tanker 93 enroute.
Update 1730: Building fire, multiple reports, full wildland air and ground response. Two PNF engines and State Parks also responding.
Butte Fire 151.400