A local Type IV Incident Management Organization is managing the Prospect Fire located on Middle Fork Ranger District. The fire is burning in timber, brush, and tall grass, in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness in steep, inaccessible terrain. The fire is burning in the Prospect Creek and Morehead Creek drainages and has crossed to the east of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River towards Big Soldier Mountain. Fire is smoldering and activity is minimal.
The Central Idaho Dispatch Zone is at MODERATE Fire Danger.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday September 25th, 2018 approx. 03:45 PM|
|Location||31 miles NW of Stanley, Idaho|
|Incident Commander||South Zone Duty Officer|
|Coordinates||44.567 latitude, -115.323 longitude|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday October 20th, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM|
timber brush, and tall grass
Fire is smoldering and activity is minimal.
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.
A ridge of high pressure positioned along the northwest coast will promote dry and warmer conditions through the week.