Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Long Branch
FIRE
700
acres
31.8 mi
S of Lenoir City, TN
50%
contained
Fire Status:
UNKNOWN
Last Updated:
1 week ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7436
Fire Start:
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 8:00 PM EDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 1 week ago

Incident Photo for the Long Branch Fire

The Long Branch Fire on the Tellico Ranger District is approximately 621 acres and 50 percent contained. Firefighting crews and equipment as well as smoke may still be in the Cherohala Skyway area and could cause traffic delays. The Long Branch Trail (#103) and the Hemlock Trail (#101) remain closed until they are considered safe for visitors.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
35.332, -84.137
Size (Acres):
700
Containment:
50%

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Mary Miller
Email: mary.c.miller@usda.gov
Phone: 423-476-9756
Fire Unit Information
Cherokee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Tennessee
Cleveland, TN 37312