South Ops News & Notes Update (8/22/2019-6:05PM)

Kim Noyes
 

Glossary:
DPA = Direct Protection Area
FRA = Federal Responsibility Area

Date
Time
News and Notes
08/22/2019 1805

Federal
Broder, Vegetation Fire, Tulare County, New
Broder Meadow
Federal DPA, FRA Sequoia National Forest
Start date/time: 08/08 @1220

  • 140 acres, grass and brush, 40% contained
  • Moderate fire behavior with backing and creeping
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/contain
  • Incident Location
  • Reporting on incident once a week Thursdays at 1800

Springs, Vegetation Fire, Mono County, Update
13 miles southeast of Lee Vining
Federal DPA, FRA Inyo National Forest

  • 3,104 (+1,368) acres, grass and brush, 41% contained (+22% containment)
  • Moderate rate of spread with flanking, backing and isolated torching
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/confine
  • Incident submitting one ICS-209 Thursdays at 1800

Cow, Vegetation Fire, Tulare County, Update
Golden Trout Wilderness, 13 miles west of Olancha
Federal DPA, FRA Inyo National Forest

  • 180 (+133) acres, grass and brush, 1% contained (+0% containment)
  • Moderate fire behavior with backing, flanking and creeping
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/confine
  • Incident submitting one ICS-209 Thursdays at 1800

Kelty, Vegetation Fire, Mono County, Update
13 miles west of Benton
Federal DPA, FRA Inyo National Forest

  • 3.5 (+0) acres grass and brush, 0% contained (-1% containment)
  • Minimal fire behavior with creeping and smoldering
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/confine
  • Incident submitting one ICS-209 Thursdays at 1800
Source: https://gacc.nifc.gov/oscc/news.php

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