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Prospect Fire

Unit Information

Salmon-Challis National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Salmon, ID 83467

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Fire is smoldering and activity is minimal. Fire managers have called the fire contained.

The Central Idaho Dispatch Zone is at MODERATE Fire Danger.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginTuesday September 25th, 2018 approx. 03:45 PM
Location31 miles NW of Stanley, Idaho
Incident CommanderSouth Zone Duty Officer
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates44.567 latitude, -115.323 longitude

Current Situation

Size7,024 Acres
Fuels Involved

timber brush, and tall grass

Significant Events

Fire activity is minimal, with some smoldering.


Planned Actions

Monitor fire activity as needed.

Projected Incident Activity

Minimal fire activity dependent on continued cool and damp weather.


Fire is in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness, Middle Fork Ranger District. One outbuilding is confirmed lost.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Partly cloudy. High 44F. Winds light and variable.