FWAC Incident ID
Moe Canyon Fire
Sunday, October 10, 2021 8:37 AM PDT
(1 week ago)
Tuesday, August 3, 2021 8:25 PM PDT
(2 months ago)
20.2 miles N of Wenatchee, WA
Department of Natural Resources
Responsible Fire Unit
Grass, Timber, Slash
Contain: 08/13/21 1842 | Control: 09/11/21 1646 | Out: 09/11/21 1646
Southeast WA Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the Moe Canyon fire at 6:00AM August 05, 2021. The fire was reported at 6PM August 03. Initial attack was carried out by crews from WA DNR and USFS supported by aircraft. The fire is burning in steep, rugged terrain 10 miles NW of Entiat WA.
Date of Origin
Tuesday August 03rd, 2021 approx. 07:30 PM
10 Miles NW of the town of Entiat, WA
Bob Gear SEWA Type 3 IMT
Estimated Containment Date
Wednesday August 11th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Timber, Grass and Understory
Minimal, Smoldering, Creeping
Snag out, mop-up, and improve lines.
Projected Incident Activity
12 hours: Improve lines, mop-up 1000 hour fuels, and treating roll-out hazards.
24 hours: Improve lines, mop-up 1000 hour fuels, and treating roll-out hazards.
48 hours: Mop-up, repair interior lines, patrol spots, and perimeter.
72 hours: Mop-up, patrol.
Moderating weather has allowed for significant improvements in meeting containment objectives.
Hours: 7:00am - 8:oopm
Fire Unit Information
Southeast Region-Department of Natural Resources
Ellensburg , WA 98926