The Poslin Fire is now contained at 860 acres. The fire is largely on the east side of Adams Peak, well west of CA Hwy 395. Engines and crews remain on the the fire at night to patrol and mop-up as needed.
The fire was started by lightning in the afternoonon August 6.
The Tahoe NF reported their Chilcoot Fire is 100% contained on August 8.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday August 06th, 2017 approx. 05:45 PM|
|Location||T24N, R17E, Sec 34; east side of Adams Peak in the Diamond Mtns.|
|Incident Commander||Marty Senter|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Brush, Chaparral, Tall Grass, scattered trees
Fire is 859.2 acres. Fire moved up east side of Adams Peak, well away from CA Hwy 395. There are no road closures in effect or evacuations. The fire was caused by lightning.
Outflow winds form thunderstorms, lightning predicted through Thursday