Salmon-Challis National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1206 S. Challis Street
Salmon, ID 83467
The Vader Fire, reported July 19 in the afternoon is 100% contained. The fire is located approximately 13 miles northwest of Stanley, south of Highway 21 on the Middle Fork Ranger District. The fire burned in lodgepole pine stands with heavy dead and down fuels. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday July 19th, 2019 approx. 03:45 AM|
|Location||Vader Fire is located approximately 13 miles northwest of Stanley, ID.|
|Coordinates||44.354 latitude, -115.138 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (grass and understory); closed timber litter. Subalpine fir and lodgepole pine with heavy down and standing dead fuel loading. Hazardous snags are numerous.
Minimal fire behavior with smoldering.
Hold, patrol, and mop up near existing fireline and within the interior. Rehab and repair effected areas. Provide initial attack response in support of the local unit.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Minimal fire behavior. No fire perimeter growth expected. Mop up continues inward from the
perimeter of fire.
Mostly sunny in the morning. Partly cloudy in the afternoon with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.