Kidder 2
FIRE
227
acres
34.5 mi
WSW of Yreka, CA
100%
containment
CONTAINED
Last Updated: 28 mins, 53 secs ago
Incident #: CALFIRE-69b0cca6-c0c6-4a96-8f61-07ebb0ff9dc7
Fire Start: Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:47 AM PDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 3 weeks ago

September 26, 2019/ Yreka, CA.

Yreka, CA. – The Kidder 2 Fire was started by lightning on September 5, 2019.

Kidder 2 Fire – is located ten miles southwest of Fort Jones in the Marble Mountain Wilderness on the Salmon/Scott River Ranger District.

This fire is located in remote and extremely difficult terrain. The fire is 227 acres in size and is at 100% containment, and is in patrol status. A colder, wetter weather pattern is in the forecast for the fire area. This is the final update unless significant activity occurs.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning Caused
Date of Origin:
Thursday September 05th, 2019 approx. 05:15 PM
Location:
Inside the Marble Mountain Wilderness west of Etna, CA
Incident Description:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
41.508, -123.07

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
25
Size (Acres):
227
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Friday October 18th, 2019 approx. 09:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Brush
Timber
Significant Events:
The fire is in patrol status. This is the final update unless significant activity occurs.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Keep the fire south of Kidder Creek, west of Shelly Fork and north/east of the Pacific Crest Trail.

Contact

Incident Contact
Joshua Veal
Email: joshua.veal@usda.gov
Phone: 530-841-4485
Hours: 8 am - 5 pm 7 days
Fire Unit Information
Klamath National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1711 S. Main St
Yreka, CA 96097