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SHF Lightning 6/6/2016

Unit Information

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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The lightning storm that moved through the area late Sunday night on June5th resulted in five small fires. All fires are now out.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginSunday June 05th, 2016 approx. 11:00 PM
Coordinates40.521 latitude, -122.301 longitude


Planned Actions

Fire managers will continue to monitor the weather situation. Resources are in place and prepared to respond to any additional incidents if/when necessary.


Zot .1 acre

Snag .1 acre out

Glover .1 acre out

Spring .25 acre out

Rainbow .1 acre out

While these fires were started by a lightning event, human caused fires still pose significant threats. Please remain cautious

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

A gradual cooling trend this week is expected and will continue into the weekend.

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