Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Friday, October 22, 2021 12:22:09 AM MDT

Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2021-UTDIF-000270
FWAC Incident ID
186226
Incident Name
Mammoth Fire
Last Updated
Thursday, October 21, 2021 11:51 PM MDT
(31 mins, 7 secs ago)
Fire Reported
Saturday, June 5, 2021 12:55 PM MDT
(4 months ago)
State
Utah
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
18.2 miles SSE of Parowan, UT
Responsible Agency
US Forest Service
Responsible Fire Unit
Dixie National Forest
Fuels
Timber Litter/ Under
Notes
Natural cause / structures threatened | Contain: 06/16/21 2100 | Control: 07/14/21 1300
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

Mammoth Fire Update 6/16/2021 - Wildland firefighter have worked hard over the last couple days to achieve 100% containment on the Mammoth Fire perimeter. Crews will continue to monitor the interior for hotspots and patrol the area while a Burned Area Emergency Response BAER Team will take over to focus on rehabilitation of lands unlikely to recover naturally from wildland fire damage.

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Lightning
Date of Origin
Saturday June 05th, 2021 approx. 11:55 AM
Location
1 Mile South of Mammoth Creek Village
Incident Commander
Dixie National Forest
Coordinates
37.619, -112.669
Size (Acres)
709
Containment
100%
Estimated Containment Date
Sunday June 20th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
Timber (grass and understory), Brush, short grass - Ponderosa pine, Douglas-fir, spruce, aspen. Exceptional drought. Record low moistures. ERCs above the 90th percentile. 1000hr DFM is at or below 6 percent.
Significant Events
Wildland firefighter have worked hard over the last couple days to achieve 100% containment on the Mammoth Fire perimeter. Crews will continue to monitor the interior for hotspots and patrol the area while a Burned Area Emergency Response BAER Team will take over to focus on rehabilitation of lands unlikely to recover naturally from wildland fire damage.
Incident Contact
Mammoth Fire Information
Email: 2021.mammoth@firenet.gov
Phone: 435-227-5503
Hours: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fire Unit Information
Dixie National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1789 N Wedgewood Ln
Cedar City, UT 84721
Dispatch Contact
Color Country Interagency Fire Center | Cedar City, UT
Phone: 435-865-4611
Website: https://gacc.nifc.gov/gbcc/dispatch/ut-cdc/cdcmain.html
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