The Rim Fire was discovered Sunday, September 3 and quickly grew to 20 acres. Over the next couple of weeks the fire grew to a total of 237 acres. It is now 100% contained. The closure order for the fire has been decreased in size to protect the area immediately impacted by the fire, but allow for access outside of this area. Please look at the closure and map under links for more detail.
No new updates will be posted unless conditions change significantly.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday September 03rd, 2017 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Coordinates||45.169 latitude, -121.58 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber, grass, understory
Repair Containment Line.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Fire growth is expected to be minimal. Rain is expected to continue over the next 72 hours.
The acreage of the fire has been decreased from 250 to 237 due to more accurate mapping on 9/11/2017.