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Way Fire

Unit Information

Sequoia National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1839 South Newcomb Street
Porterville, CA 93257

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THE WAY FIRE WAS 100% CONTAINED ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2014, AT 6:00 P.M.

Helicopter work was utilized on a couple of smokes in the interior of the fire today. Suppression repair has been completed. The fire will now be in patrol status with local firefighting resources assigned.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginMonday August 18th, 2014 approx. 02:38 PM
Location Wofford Heights, Kernville
Incident CommanderMatt Chambers, USFS
Incident DescriptionWildland Fire, Urban Interface
Coordinates35.726 latitude, -118.479 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel6
Size4,045 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Grass, Brush, Oak

Significant Events

**Fire has been called 100% contained at 6:00 pm., Wednesday, August 27, 2014** Suppression repair has been completed on the fire.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Fire is in patrol status.

Projected Incident Activity