The fire is currently at 6,435 acres in steep terrain with an estimated containment of 90%.
Firefighters have worked very hard to complete 19.35 miles of trail repair.
Crews are still working on repairing trails and roads within the park and on private lands.
The inferred flight from Friday night showed no heat.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday November 06th, 2016 approx. 08:00 AM|
|Location||South Mountain State Park, about 10 miles south of Morganton, NC.|
|Incident Commander||Keith Mousel, Florida Forest Service|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||95%|
Hardwood litter, Brush (2 feet)
Minimal fire behavior with smoldering
Continue holding and patrol line.
Conduct fireline repair per repair plan.
Moderate winds have the potential to cause reburn and increase fire activity. RH's are helping to minimize this potential.