Horns Mountain Fire


ACTIVE

Incident #: COF-1907
Fire Start: 3 months ago
Location: 7.4 miles E of Boyds, WA
Acres: 5,889
Agency: Northeast Washington Interagency Communications Center (WA-NEC)
Dispatch Notes: In patrol status

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 3 hours ago — Horns Mountain Fire is mostly in patrol status. Type 3 team will transition to Colville National Forest for management of the fire on Tuesday 4

Contact

Incident Contact
NEWICC
Phone: 509-685-6900
Hours: Daily 8:00 - 8:00 pm
Fire Unit Information
Colville National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
765 South Main Street
Colville, WA 99114

Basic Information

Cause
Lightning/natural
Date of Origin
Saturday August 11th, 2018 approx. 04:45 PM
Location
12 miles NW of Northport, WA
Incident Commander
NEWIIMT Team 3
Incident Commander Shawn Soliday
Incident Description
Wildfire

Current Situation

Total Personnel
165
Size
5,889 Acres
% Contained
94%
Estimated Containment Date
Saturday September 15th, 2018 approx. 05:00 PM
Fuels Involved
Brush (2 feet), Timber (Litter and Understory), Medium Logging Slash

Primary carrier of the fire is Timber litter.
Significant Events
Minimal, smoldering, creeping

Outlook

Planned Actions
Patrol and mop up as needed
Projected Incident Activity
None expected
Remarks
For the Horns Mountain Fire approximately 4,956 acres are in Washington State and 926 acres are in British Columbia. Northeast Washington #3 Team will transition command to Colville NF on 4 September.