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
Date of Origin:
Sunday August 02nd, 2020 approx. 02:07 PM
20 miles NW of Wendover, NV
Estimated Containment Date:
Monday August 10th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Brush and short grass
Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.
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.
Forecasted gusty winds, extreme low RH's and low fuel moistures. Dry lightning is also forecasted in the next several days.
Fire Unit Information
Elko District Office
Bureau of Land Management
3900 East Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801