The Whitetail Loop Fire was reported on August 30 at approximately 1:45 pm and is burning in ponderosa pine, tall grass, and brush. A Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed command of the fire August 31.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday August 30th, 2020 approx. 01:45 PM|
|Location||2 miles North of Orofino, ID|
|Incident Commander||Dan Brown, Idaho Department of Lands|
|Coordinates||46.513 latitude, -116.345 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday September 05th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM|
Tall Grass, Timber, Brush
Minimal, smoldering, creeping.
Mop-up of completed handlines, begin back-haul of equipment, and continue rehab efforts.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Continued creeping and smoldering within containment lines.
The forecast predicts higher temperatures and lower humidity, higher winds.