Okanogan/Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
215 Melody Lane
Wenatchee, WA 98801
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday August 11th, 2017 approx. 08:00 PM|
|Location||11 Miles west of Cliffdell, WA|
|Incident Commander||Brent Johnson, IC|
|Coordinates||46.951 latitude, -121.374 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||80%|
Timber (Litter and Understory)
Heavy Logging Slash
Short Grass (1 foot).
Generally, creeping and smoldering. Some slow surface spread in heavy fuels under heavy canopy.
Cleanup and fire suppression restoration work continues along Forest Road 70. Fire personnel are monitoring fire movement within the containment lines.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Cleanup and chipping operations along road 70 will continue. Fire personnel will monitor the fire for activity.
The southeast side of the Norse Peak fire is under the command of the Naches Ranger District's Type 4 organization.
Command of the northwest side of the fire will transition on Saturday 9/30 from a Type 3 organization to a Snoqualmie Ranger District Type 4 organization.
Rain likely, mainly after noon Friday 9/29 over the fire. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. On Friday, the chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Precipitation continues through Thursday