Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Sunday, January 16, 2022 5:27:44 PM PST

Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2021-CAMDF-000781
FWAC Incident ID
198713
Incident Name
Juniper Fire
Last Updated
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 11:37 AM PDT
(4 months ago)
Fire Reported
Monday, July 5, 2021 3:39 PM PDT
(6 months ago)
State
California
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
21.8 miles NNW of Alturas, CA
Responsible Agency
US Forest Service
Responsible Fire Unit
Modoc National Forest
Resources
P32
Notes
Contain: 07/12/21 1722 | Control: 07/20/21 1740 | Out: 07/22/21 1043
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

The Juniper Fire is holding at 1,011 acres and 100% contained.

Fire behavior remains minimal, with heavy fuels burning and smoldering within the fire's interior. Resources are working to mop up 100 feet inside of all lines.

Additional updates will be provided on this incident if fire activity increases.

Red Flag warnings and Heat advisories continue. Learn more at https://www.weather.gov/mfr/.

Please avoid the area between South Mountain and Green Tank reservoirs and be aware of increased fire-suppression traffic on the Crowder and South Main roads, also known as Forest Road 73.

Please do not risk starting additional fires. Maintain equipment, vehicles and trailers appropriately, avoid risky burning practices and adhere to fire-safety restrictions. Learn more at https://go.usa.gov/x6V9u. 

Incident Type
Wildfire
Date of Origin
Monday July 05th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Location
~17 miles West of Davis Creek near South Mountain Reservoir
Incident Commander
Type 4 local organization
Coordinates
41.819, -120.651
Size (Acres)
1,011
Containment
100%
Fuels Involved
Grass, sage and scattered juniper
Weather Concerns
Continuing heat warnings for high winds and low humidity
Incident Contact
Modoc Fire Info
Email: sm.fs.modoc_info@usda.gov
Phone: 530-233-8847
Hours: 8-4, M-F
Fire Unit Information
Modoc National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
225 W. 8th St
Alturas, CA 96101
Dispatch Contact
Modoc Interagency Communication Center | Alturas, CA
Phone: 530-233-5811
Website: https://gacc.nifc.gov/oncc/ecc/micc/
Incident Map

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