Terrain
Satellite
OSM
Darlene
FIRE
686.0
acres
27.4 mi
SSW of Bend, OR
95%
contained
Fire Status:
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
1 hour, 17 mins ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7665
Fire Start:
Tuesday, July 13, 2021 6:30 AM PDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 4 days ago

Incident Photo for the Darlene Fire

The Darlene Fire was reported on private lands on July 13, 2021 at 1:32 pm outside of La Pine, Oregon near Darlene Way. The fire is currently being managed by a Type 2 Incident Management Team, NW Team #6, with Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Unknown
Date of Origin:
Tuesday, July 13, 2021 1:30 PM PDT
Location:
Near Darlene Road, La Pine, Oregon
Incident Commander:
KJ Vanderburg, Incident Commander, Type 4 Team
Coordinates:
43.646, -121.474

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
223
Size (Acres):
686
Containment:
95%
Estimated Containment Date:
Sunday, July 18, 2021 12:00 AM PDT
Fuels Involved:
Timber (Grass and Understory)
Brush (2 feet)
Significant Events:
Minimal smoldering

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Strengthen the lines, continue aggressive mop up, and mitigate hazards.
Projected Incident Activity:
12 hours: Fire is expected to continue to smolder within containment lines. No additional spread is expected.
Remarks:
The teams priority is firefighter and public safety as well as continuing to work with all partners and agencies involved to achieve shared objectives.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Partly cloudy with hot and dry afternoons. A slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Monday afternoon, mainly east of the fire area. Increased NW winds Monday and Tuesday afternoons.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Fire Information Desk
Phone: 541-316-7711
Hours: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fire Unit Information
Prineville District
Bureau of Land Management
Oregon
Prineville, OR 97754