Terrain Satellite
Hull
FIRE
2,200
acres
58.8 mi
WSW of Chico, CA
100%
contained
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
2 months ago
Incident #:
2020-CACDF-666944de-6a76-41a2-80ca-376deb746786
Fire Start:
Sunday, August 23, 2020 1:12 AM PDT
Fire Unit:
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
Dispatch Notes:
This fire is approximately 100% contained. | Out: 12/31/1969 16:00

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 3 months ago

Incident Photo for the Hull Fire

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. 

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Wednesday August 19th, 2020 approx. 06:30 AM
Location:
Four miles north of Lake Pillsbury
Incident Commander:
Warlick ICT3
Incident Description:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
39.536, -122.939

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
108
Size (Acres):
3,500
Fuels Involved:
Timber, brush, chaparral

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Continue line construction using dozers and crews
Remarks:
Evacuation warning for Pillsbury Ranch Area.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Red Flag Warning 11 pm Sunday to 11 pm Monday

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Punky Moore
Phone: 530-640-1168
Hours: S-S 7 am to 7 pm
Fire Unit Information
Mendocino 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/