Terrain Satellite
Lost
FIRE
7,118.2
acres
8.6 mi
SE of Oasis, NV
95%
contained
OUT
Last Updated:
3 mins, 23 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-NVEKD-010185
Fire Start:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 2:07 PM PDT
Fire Unit:
Bureau of Land Management — Elko District Office
Dispatch Notes:
Contain: 08/11/20 1503 | Control: 08/11/20 1503 | Out: 09/24/20 1500

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 3 months ago

Incident Photo for the Lost Fire

The Lost Fire is currently at 7115 acres with 95-percent containment. Fire behavior is minimal with smoldering. On Aug. 8th management of the fire transitioned to a Type 4 IC. Crews will continue to patrol and mop up, securing large islands where safe to do so. Rehab work on dozerline and containment lines will also continue. No further spread is anticipated. This will be the last update.

For more information: Nevada Wildfire Information

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Unknown
Date of Origin:
Sunday August 02nd, 2020 approx. 02:07 PM
Location:
20 miles NW of Wendover, NV
Incident Commander:
McNeil
Coordinates:
40.954, -114.344

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
58
Size (Acres):
7,115
Containment:
95%
Estimated Containment Date:
Monday August 10th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Brush and short grass
Significant Events:
Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Continue patrol and mop up and secure large islands where safe to do so. Continue rehab work on dozerline and containment lines.
Projected Incident Activity:
No further spread is anticipated.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Forecasted gusty winds, extreme low RH's and low fuel moistures. Dry lightning is also forecasted in the next several days.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Fire Information
Phone: 775-461-6953
Fire Unit Information
Elko District Office
Bureau of Land Management
3900 East Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801

Dispatch Contact

Elko Interagency Dispatch Center | Elko, NV
Phone: 775-748-4000
Website: https://gacc.nifc.gov/gbcc/dispatch/nveic/