On Friday, August 29, 2014, Oregon Department of Forestry Incident Management Team 2 (Incident Commander Chris Cline) was deployed to the Lost Hubcap Fire, burning approximately five miles south of the community of Monument. The Lost Hubcap Fire, reported around 1:30 p.m. on August 29th, quickly burned on Bureau of Land Management and private forestlands protected by ODF. The team assumed command of the fire from the local ODF unit of the Central Oregon District at 1200 hours PDT on Saturday, August 30, 2014.
FINAL INFORMATION FROM ODF IMT 2:
On Thursday, September 4, 2014, the Lost Hubcap Fire was declared 100 percent contained and ODF IMT 2 returned management of the fire to the local ODF John Day Unit of the Central Oregon District at 1700 hours. A local fire team will continue work on this fire, finishing any needed mop-up, as well as patrolling and monitoring it through the end of fire season.
This Inciweb Site includes the FINAL information from ODF IMT 2 on this fire (news release, maps, etc.) and is no longer being updated, nor will there be any further information posted to this site. The data in the Basic Information, listed below, is effective Thursday, September 4, at 2100 hours and is from the FINAL Incident Status Summary (ICS-209).
For further information on the fire's status: Call the John Day Interagency Dispatch Center at 541-575-3107.
Oregon Department of Forestry Social Media Information on the Lost Hubcap Fire / #LostHubcapFire:
Oregon Department of Forestry Wildfire Blog: http://wildfireoregondeptofforestry.blogspot.com/
Oregon Department of Forestry on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/oregondepartmentofforestry
Oregon Department of Forestry on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ORDeptForestry
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday August 29th, 2014 approx. 01:30 PM|
|Location||Approximately eight miles southwest of Monument, OR|
|Incident Commander||Chris Cline, ODF IMT 2|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Thursday September 04th, 2014 approx. 07:00 PM|
Timber (Grass and Understory). 70% Timber & Grass; 30% Grass and Sagebrush.
Fire activity confined to stump holes and interior large fuels.
Type 3 team will continue mopping in to meet district goals.
|Projected Incident Activity|
12 hours: Fire will not move.
24 hours: Fire should not move.
48 hours: Fire should not move.
72 hours: Fire should not move.
1. ODF IMT 2 assumed command of the fire from the local ODF unit of the Central Oregon District at 1200 hours on Saturday, August 30, 2014.
2. Latitude was corrected on Saturday, August 30, from initial report to 44 deg 42' 38".
3. ODF IMT 2 returned management of the fire to the local John Day Unit of the Central Oregon District at 1900 hours on Thursday, September 4,2014.
High pressure ridge establishing over the next few days bringing a warming and drying trend.