Klamath National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1809 Fairlane Road Yreka California 96097
Yreka, CA 96097
The Petersburg Fire started July 1, 2018 at 2:45 p.m. Current size is at 215 acres. Location is three miles south of Petersburg station. Crews have installed a hose lay around the fire and are continuing to mop up and secure the fire line. There is minimal smoke coming from the Petersburg Fire. Containment is now at 90%. At 0700 tomorrow the Petersburg Fire will transition from a Type 3 to a Tpye 4-Isbell IC
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday July 01st, 2018 approx. 02:45 PM|
|Incident Commander||Isbell, US Forest Service|
|Coordinates||41.085 latitude, -123.051 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||90%|
Crews have installed a hose lay around the fire and will continue to mop up and secure the fire line.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Fire crews will continue to monitor the incident for spot fires and mop up the interior heat.
Today at 0700, the Petersburg Fire transitioned from a Type 3 to a Type 4- Isbell IC
Red flag warning in central Siskiyou County today.