No further Fire Updates will be sent at this time unless fire behavior warrants.
Please follow the fire on Inciweb at http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4055/ for periodic updates until containment.
Area Closures remain in effect to ensure public safety in the Bald Sisters Fire vicinity at this time. The current Area Closure Orders, along with maps, are available at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/malheur/alerts-notices.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday August 01st, 2014 approx. 11:30 PM|
|Location||12 miles East of Prairie City, OR|
|Incident Description||Lighting Fire 12 Miles East Of Prairie City In Difficult Terrain On West Slope Of Baldy Mountain.|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (Litter and Understory) Significant concentrations of beetle-killed timber surround the fire area.
10/28/2014: Bald Sisters Closure Rescinded
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