Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Thursday, October 21, 2021 10:59:13 PM PDT

Wildfire Incident Report

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #
FWAC Incident ID
Incident Name
Chaparral Fire
Last Updated
Sunday, August 29, 2021 3:00 PM PDT
(1 month ago)
Fire Reported
Saturday, August 28, 2021 12:40 PM PDT
(1 month ago)
Incident Type
36.2 miles NNW of San Diego, CA
Responsible Agency
California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection
Responsible Fire Unit
Riverside Unit
Chaparral (6 feet), Brush (2 feet)
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

As of September 9, the Chaparral Fire is approximately 1,427 acres and 100% contained. Crews have constructed fire line and installed hose around the entire fire. They have mopped up all instances of detectable heat. Day-shift fire patrol will continue to monitor for heat.  

No road closures, evacuation orders, or evacuation warnings are in effect. However, the Cleveland National Forest is temporarily closed as part of a larger emergency forest closure issued by USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region.

The September 1 public information map will be the last map produced for this incident.

Incident Type
Date of Origin
Saturday August 28th, 2021 approx. 12:45 PM
Teneja/Cold Springs
Incident Commander
Adam Fortman (Cleveland National Forest)
Incident Description
33.504, -117.353
Total Personnel
Size (Acres)
Fuels Involved
Chaparral, grass
Significant Events
Fire line has been constructed around the entire perimeter and crews have completed mop up operations. There may be some minimal interior heat well within the fire perimeter.
Planned Actions
Fire is in patrol status.

Crews will continue to patrol the fire's perimeter, monitoring for signs of heat.
Weather Concerns
Temperatures continue to be hot, in the 90's.
Incident Contact
Jake Rodriguez
Phone: 619-857-8882
Hours: 8 am to 8 pm
Fire Unit Information
Cleveland National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
10845 Rancho Bernardo Road Suite 200 San Diego California 92127
San Diego, CA 92127
Dispatch Contact
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection | Sacramento, CA
Website: http://calfire.ca.gov/
Incident Map

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