The Emigrant Fire will now be updated under the Miner Paradise Complex.
For more information on the Emigrant Fire, please go to http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3657/.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday July 21st, 2013 approx. 11:00 AM|
|Location||South of Emigrant Peak, between Gold Prize Creek and North Fork of Sixmile Creek|
|Incident Commander||Jeff Shanafelt|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||5%|
10 Timber (litter and understory) Fuel models range from open grass to timber stands with heavy fuel loadings (slash has been reported to be 10 feet deep in places).
Increased smoke was seen coming from the fire in the Gold Prize drainage yesterday as the fire reacted to the warm and dry weather.
A Type 2 team will take over the Emigrant Fire, North Eightmile Fire and Sheep Fire Sunday morning.
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