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Modoc lightning fires 2018

Unit Information

Modoc National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
225 W. 8th St Alturas California 96101
Alturas, CA 96101

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Incident Contact

Modoc Information
Phone: 530-233-8847

The Stone Fire is now under the command of Northern California Interagency Incident Management Team Two.

Stone Fire updates are found at https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6148/. A public meeting will be held at the Canby Community Hall at 4 p.m. today.

Near Lower Rush Creek Campground, the Rush Fire was stopped at 0.2 acres and is now fully contained.

The Quarantine Fire – two miles south of the Hwy 139 quarantine station – is approximately 27 acres and 65-percent contained.

The North Fire – three miles southwest of Pine Creek Basin in the Warner Mountains – is one acre and 100-percent contained.

Future updates on fires other than the Stone will be provided as fire conditions change or new starts are discovered.

Recent measurements show fuels are dryer than ever, please be safe with anything that could start a fire. Call Modoc Interagency Dispatch Center at 530-233-4581 to report wildfires.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Coordinates41.583 latitude, -121.195 longitude