Wildfire Incident Report

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Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2020-NWCG-7122
FWAC Incident ID
145052
Incident Name
Whitetail Loop Fire
Last Updated
Sunday, December 13, 2020 8:07 AM PST
(2 months ago)
Fire Reported
Sunday, August 30, 2020 6:45 AM PDT
(6 months ago)
State
Idaho
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
2.9 miles ESE of Lenore, ID
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

The Whitetail Loop Fire was reported on August 30 at approximately 1:45 pm and is burning in ponderosa pine, tall grass, and brush. A Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the fire August 31. 

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Date of Origin
Sunday August 30th, 2020 approx. 01:45 PM
Location
2 miles North of Orofino, ID
Incident Commander
Dan Brown, Idaho Department of Lands
Coordinates
46.513, -116.345
Total Personnel
122
Size (Acres)
499
Containment
100%
Estimated Containment Date
Saturday September 05th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
Tall Grass, Timber, Brush
Significant Events
Minimal, smoldering, creeping.
Planned Actions
Mop-up of completed handlines, begin back-haul of equipment, and continue rehab efforts.
Projected Incident Activity
Continued creeping and smoldering within containment lines.
Weather Concerns
The forecast predicts higher temperatures and lower humidity, higher winds.
Incident Contact
Fire Information
Email: fireinformation@idl.idaho.gov
Phone: 208-334-0233
Hours: M-Su 7-9
Fire Unit Information
Idaho Department of Lands
300 N. 6th Street
Boise, ID 83702
Incident Map

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