Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 3:36:17 PM PDT

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #:2020-ORWIF-000430 FWAC Incident ID:147615
Incident Name:Holiday Farm Fire
Last Updated:Wednesday, October 21, 2020 3:30 PM PDT
(6 mins, 15 secs ago)
Fire Reported:Monday, September 7, 2020 9:17 PM PDT
(1 month ago)
State:Oregon Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:1 miles NW of Blue River, OR
Responsible Agency:US Forest Service Responsible Fire Unit:Willamette National Forest
Resources: C-101
Fuels:Re-prod, Timber

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

The Holiday Farm Fire is burning on the Willamette National Forest, Bureau of Land Management-NW Oregon and lands protected by the Oregon Department of Forestry-South Cascade District.  

Incident TypeWildfireCauseUnknown
Date of OriginMonday September 07th, 2020 approx. 08:20 PMLocationAlong Highway 126 west of McKenzie Bridge to Vida, Oregon
Incident CommanderJoe Hessel - ODF IMT 1Coordinates44.172, -122.231
Total Personnel91Size (Acres)173,393
Containment96%Estimated Containment DateThursday October 29th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels InvolvedFuel types consist of mixed conifer, shrub, and some sparse grass. The forests in the area consist of old growth timber, second-growth stands, and reprod. Live fuels are now dormant and could contribute to fire growth.Significant EventsMinimal, smoldering, creeping
Planned Actions*Conduct suppression repair.
*Monitor effectiveness of suppression repair.
*Patrol all fire line.
Projected Incident ActivityLow spread risk/fire activity.
Weather ConcernsAn unsettled weather pattern remains over the region through Tuesday, maintaining cooler temperatures, high humidity, and decent chances for additional rainfall amounts. Gusty west/southwest winds will accompany another frontal system during the day Tuesday.
Incident ContactHoliday Farm Fire Information
Email: holidayfarmfireinfo@gmail.com
Phone: 541-357-9729
Fire Unit InformationWillamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Springfield, OR 97477
Dispatch Contact Eugene Interagency Communication Center | Eugene, OR
Website: http://oreic.org/intelreport.shtml

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