Terrain Satellite
Horse
FIRE
21
acres
7.5 mi
ENE of Yosemite National Park, CA
1 month
it's burned for
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
52 mins, 38 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-7149
Fire Start:
Monday, August 24, 2020 3:45 AM PDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Basic Information Updated: 23 hours, 32 mins ago

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Monday August 24th, 2020 approx. 10:45 AM
Location:
The Horse Fire is burning within Wilderness near Horse Ridge.
Incident Commander:
Type 3 Incident Organization
Coordinates:
37.624, -119.533
Size (Acres):
21
Fuels Involved:
Timber Litter, Dead and Down, Lodgepole and Red Fir.
Significant Events:
The fire has a 10% active perimeter, mainly on the northwestern perimeter. Fire is burning in dead and down logs, smoldering, and creeping with a low spread potential. Smoke is light and white at tree height dispersing south. No threats to infrastructure at this time.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
The strategy for this fire is to monitor.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Smoke from the Creek Fire is impacting the area and reducing visibility. Dry weather and relative humidity conditions will keep fire active.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Fire Information
Email: yose_fire_info@nps.gov
Phone: 209-375-9517
Hours: M-F, 9am - 5pm
Fire Unit Information
Yosemite National Park
National Park Service
P.O. Box 577
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389