Terrain Satellite
North
FIRE
6,882
acres
14.3 mi
NW of Reno, NV
95%
contained
UNKNOWN
Last Updated:
1 month ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-6910
Fire Start:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:25 AM PDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the North Fire

On Saturday, August 8, crews will finish removing equipment and securing the fire area. Full containment is expected today.  There are no evacuations or closures associated with the fire and Highway 395 is open and unaffected by the incident.

This will be the final update on the incident.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Human
Date of Origin:
Sunday August 02nd, 2020 approx. 04:25 PM
Location:
2 miles North of Hallelujah Junction
Incident Commander:
Newell/Petersen, Nevada Team 4
Coordinates:
39.833, -120.038

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
68
Size (Acres):
6,882
Containment:
95%
Estimated Containment Date:
Saturday August 08th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Brush and short grass
Significant Events:
Moderate fire behavior
Projected Incident Activity:
Direct attack and structure protection

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Hot, dry, low RH and windy

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Fire Information
Email: 2020.north@firenet.gov
Phone: 775-223-3158
Fire Unit Information
Carson City District Office
Bureau of Land Management
5665 Mogan Mill Road
Carson City, NV 89701