Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Friday, March 5, 2021 12:07:48 PM PST

Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2020-NWCG-7147
FWAC Incident ID
146320
Incident Name
Creek Fire
Last Updated
Friday, March 5, 2021 11:04 AM PST
(1 hour, 3 mins ago)
Fire Reported
Friday, September 4, 2020 11:30 AM PDT
(6 months ago)
State
California
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
35.5 miles NE of Fresno, CA
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

CLOVIS, Calif., December 24, 2020 – For Immediate Release. With the recent change in weather conditions, Fire Officials with the Sierra National Forest are declaring the Creek Fire 100 percent contained.
The Creek Fire started the evening of September 04, 2020 in the Big Creek drainage burning an unprecedented 379,895 acres before being contained on December 24, 2020.

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Date of Origin
Friday September 04th, 2020 approx. 06:30 PM
Location
Big Creek, Huntington Lake, Shaver Lake, Mammoth Pool, San Joaquin River Canyon
Incident Commander
Brian Vasquez - IC SNF
Incident Description
Wildfire
Coordinates
37.201, -119.272
Size (Acres)
379,895
Containment
100%
Estimated Containment Date
Thursday December 31st, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Incident Contact
Creek Fire Information and Media
Email: 2020.Creek@firenet.gov
Phone: 559-297-0706
Hours: M-F 8am-4pm
Fire Unit Information
Sierra National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1600 Tollhouse Road
Clovis, CA 93611
Incident Map

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