Terrain Satellite
Matlock
FIRE
85
acres
13.8 mi
WNW of Ukiah, OR
100%
contained
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
26 mins, 2 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-ORUMF-000530
Fire Start:
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 4:39 PM PDT
Fire Unit:
US Forest Service — Umatilla National Forest
Elevation:
5,008 ft.
Fuels:
Timber Slash
Dispatch Notes:
Lightning caused, ODF non stat, resources responded 7/28 | Contain: 08/05/20 1930 | Control: 08/06/20 1949

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 12 hours, 10 mins ago

Incident Photo for the Matlock Fire

The 85-acre Matlock Fire is burning northwest of Ukiah, Oregon on the Umatilla National Forest, and is now 100 percent contained. The lightning-caused fire was first reported at 3:39 p.m. on July 28, 2020.  Quick reporting from an Oregon Department of Forestry camera, along with rapid and effective initial attack by the Umatilla National Forest, helped minimize the spread of the fire. 

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Tuesday July 28th, 2020 approx. 03:39 PM
Location:
13.5 miles northwest of Ukiah, Oregon
Incident Commander:
North Fork John Day Ranger District Type 5
Coordinates:
45.205, -119.194

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
5
Size (Acres):
85
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Monday August 03rd, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Timber (litter and understory)
Significant Events:
Minimal; smoldering inside fire perimeter.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Continued monitoring until season ending event.
Remarks:
May see occasional smokes from interior.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Hot, dry, and breezy forecasted weather.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Travis Mason-Bushman
Email: travis.a.mason-bushman@usda.gov
Phone: (541) 519-8051
Fire Unit Information
Umatilla National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
72510 Coyote Road
Pendleton, OR 97801

Dispatch Contact

Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center | La Grande, OR
Phone: 541-963-7171
Website: http://bmidc.org