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Hell Roaring

CLOSURE

Area Closure in Effect
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTUREFOREST SERVICESAWTOOTH NATIONAL FORESTSAWTOOTH NATIONAL RECREATION AREAAREA CLOSURE Hell Roaring Fire – Version #1For Public SafetyPROHIBITIONS:Pursuant to 36. more

INCIDENT UPDATED 7/9/2014

Approximate Location

44.029 latitude, -114.839 longitude

Incident Overview

July 9, 2014: The Area Closure implemented during the Hell Roaring Fire will be lifted as of 5:00 p.m. today.


Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginFriday July 04th, 2014 approx. 12:47 AM
Location12 miles south of Stanley, west of Highway 75
Incident CommanderChris Anthony

Current Situation

Total Personnel145
Size325 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateMonday July 07th, 2014 approx. 06:00 PM
Fuels Involved

Timber (grass and understory), Lodge pole and heavy down and dead

Significant Events

Some interior heat

Outlook

Planned Actions

Continue to mop up 2 chains in. Continue release of resources.

Projected Incident Activity

12 hour:

24 hour:

48 hour:

72 hour:

Remarks

Released today Type 3 helicopter, 2 contract crews, 2 Type 6 engines, and 1 water tender.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Hot and dry conditions.

Unit Information

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Sawtooth National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2647 Kimberly Road East
Twin Falls, ID 83301

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Fire Information
Phone: 208-774-3000

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