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North Fire

Unit Information

Carson City District Office
Bureau of Land Management
5665 Mogan Mill Road
Carson City, NV 89701

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On Saturday, August 8, crews will finish removing equipment and securing the fire area. Full containment is expected today.  There are no evacuations or closures associated with the fire and Highway 395 is open and unaffected by the incident.

This will be the final update on the incident.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseHuman
Date of OriginSunday August 02nd, 2020 approx. 04:25 PM
Location2 miles North of Hallelujah Junction
Incident CommanderNewell/Petersen, Nevada Team 4
Coordinates39.833 latitude, -120.038 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel68
Size6,882 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Brush and short grass

Significant Events

Moderate fire behavior

Outlook

Projected Incident Activity

Direct attack and structure protection

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Hot, dry, low RH and windy

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