Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 4:37:49 AM PDT

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #:2020-NWCG-7044 FWAC Incident ID:140890
Incident Name:Jungle Creek Fire
Last Updated:Tuesday, October 27, 2020 4:08 AM PDT
(29 mins, 38 secs ago)
Fire Reported:Monday, August 17, 2020 8:15 AM PDT
(2 months ago)
State:Washington Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:9.3 miles NNW of Cliffdell, WA

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

This is the final update on the Jungle Creek Fire. We want to thank forest recreationists for their patience with the road, trail, and area closures while firefighting efforts occurred on the Jungle Creek Fire.

We ask forest visitors to not let their guard down even though the fire has been declared 100% contained. The closure for the footprint of the fire remains in place; for public safety, do not enter the fire area as hazards still exist.

Fire crews will continue to monitor and patrol the fire over the next few weeks. Forest visitors may continue to see smoke in the interior area of the fire; fall rains will eventually extinguish these small hot spots.

Please contact the Naches Ranger District office (509-653-1401) for information about the area closure.

Incident TypeWildfireCauseUnknown
Date of OriginMonday August 17th, 2020 approx. 03:15 PMIncident CommanderThomas ICT4-t, Naches District Fire Management
Coordinates47.036, -121.144Size (Acres)588
Containment100%Estimated Containment DateWednesday September 02nd, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels InvolvedTimber (Litter and Understory)
Timber (Grass and Understory)
Significant Events09/07/2020: Minimal fire activity. The Jungle Creek Fire has transitioned from a Type 3 Incident Management Team back to the local unit. There may continue to be smoke visible in the immediate area of the fire as interior fuels burn. Firefighters continue to patrol and monitor the fire.
Planned ActionsContinue to patrol and monitor.Projected Incident ActivityReinforcing containment lines.
RemarksThis is the final update on the fire.
Incident ContactNaches Ranger District
Phone: 509-653-1401
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am to 4:30pm
Fire Unit InformationOkanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
215 Melody Lane
Wenatchee, WA 98801

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