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Goose Fire

Unit Information

Elko District Office
Bureau of Land Management
3900 East Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801

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Incident Contact

Greg Deimel
Email: gdeimel@blm.gov
Phone: 775-753-0386
Hours: Cell 775-388-7078

This is the final 209, this fire will be called controlled tomorrow.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginSunday August 04th, 2019 approx. 06:30 PM
LocationApproximately 25 miles east of Jackpot, NV
Incident CommanderB. McNeil
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates41.937 latitude, -114.166 longitude

Current Situation

Size7,209 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateSaturday August 10th, 2019 approx. 06:00 PM
Fuels Involved

Brush (2 feet) Tall Grass (2.5 feet) Timber (Grass and Understory)

Significant Events

Minimal

Outlook

Planned Actions

Continue to work towards turn back standards. Continue to monitor and patrol line.

Projected Incident Activity

No likely spread.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Potential for thunderstorms which could produce gusty erratic

winds.