South Ops News & Notes Update (8/28/2019-6:10PM)

Kim Noyes
 

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

Date
Time
News and Notes
08/28/2019 1810

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

  • 3,844 (+740) acres, grass and brush, 50% contained (+9% containment)
  • Moderate rate of spread with flanking, backing and single tree 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

  • 1,075 (+895) acres, grass and brush, 20% contained (+19% containment)
  • Active fire behavior with flanking, backing, 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

  • 4 (+.5) acres grass and brush, 0% contained (-0% containment)
  • Minimal fire behavior with creeping and smoldering
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/confine
  • Incident submitting one ICS-209 Thursdays at 1800

Broder, Vegetation Fire, Tulare County, Update
Broder Meadow
Federal DPA, FRA Sequoia National Forest

  • 235 (+95) acres, grass and brush, 10% contained (-30% containment)
  • Moderate fire behavior with backing and creeping
  • Suppression strategy is monitor/contain
  • Reporting on incident once a week Thursdays at 1800
Source: https://gacc.nifc.gov/oscc/news.php

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