Boise National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1249 S. Vinnell Way
Boise, ID 83709
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday August 26th, 2020 approx. 03:30 PM|
|Location||30 miles NE of Cascade, ID|
|Incident Commander||Matt Haupt IC, Kim Drake IC4t|
|Incident Description||Minimal Smoldering Single Tree Torching|
|Coordinates||44.786 latitude, -115.476 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||40%|
Subalpine Fir - dead and down
Road and Trail closures in effect. Johnson Creek Road is open.
Crews will be patrolling and monitoring control lines along the Johnson Creek corridor and in the BurntLog Creek area.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Saturday will see cooler conditions with increasing clouds and rain developing in the afternoon. A half-inch to an inch of rainfall is expected between Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning.
Starting Monday 10/12/20 the Buck Fire will be put into a monitor and patrol status. Fire personnel from the Cascade Ranger District will check on the Buck Fire activity daily until the fire activity is reduced further by weather events.
DRY WITH GUSTY AFTERNOON WINDS THROUGH FRIDAY. COOL
AND WET CONDITIONS FOR THE WEEKEND. A dry and mild weather pattern will continue through Friday.