Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 2:31:45 PM PDT

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #:2020-CACDF-666944de-6a76-41a2-80ca-376deb746786 FWAC Incident ID:141335
Incident Name:Hull Fire
Last Updated:Tuesday, September 22, 2020 11:00 AM PDT
(1 month ago)
Fire Reported:Sunday, August 23, 2020 1:12 AM PDT
(2 months ago)
State:California Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:58.8 miles WSW of Chico, CA
Responsible Agency:California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Responsible Fire Unit:
Dispatch Notes:This fire is approximately 100% contained. | Out: 12/31/1969 16:00

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Incident Overview

The Hull Fire is located four miles north of Lake Pillsbury on Hull Mountain.  It was detected on Wednesday, Aug. 19 after several rounds of thunderstorms occurred across the forest last week. The fire continues to spread primarily to the east, southeast towards the Eel River and the 2018 Ranch Fire. It is burning in timber on the north and east aspects of Hull Mountain and Rattlesnake Creek. Steep terrain and rolling material continue to hamper containment efforts. 

Incident TypeWildfireCauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday August 19th, 2020 approx. 06:30 AMLocationFour miles north of Lake Pillsbury
Incident CommanderWarlick ICT3Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates39.536, -122.939
Total Personnel108Size (Acres)3,500
Fuels InvolvedTimber, brush, chaparral
Planned ActionsContinue line construction using dozers and crewsRemarksEvacuation warning for Pillsbury Ranch Area.
Weather ConcernsRed Flag Warning 11 pm Sunday to 11 pm Monday
Incident ContactPunky Moore
Phone: 530-640-1168
Hours: S-S 7 am to 7 pm
Fire Unit InformationMendocino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
825 N. Humboldt Ave.
Willows, CA 95988
Dispatch Contact California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection | Sacramento, CA
Website: http://calfire.ca.gov/

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