Yosemite National Park
National Park Service
P.O. Box 577
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389
National Air Quality Fire Web Page
11.12.2020: Yosemite National Park is experiencing winter weather conditions. Tioga Road is currently closed. For road conditions, call 209-372-0200, press 1, then 1.
The North Whizz Dome Fire is located in wilderness approximately 4/10 mile south of Cathedral Creek and one mile northwest of Tioga Rd at approximately 8,400 feet elevation.
Residual smoke may be visible from Tioga Road and high-country vistas.
Park Managers are working with local Air Quality Districts and will be monitoring smoke impacts to the park and local communities.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday August 26th, 2020 approx. 04:00 PM|
|Location||In Wilderness, south of Cathedral Creek and one mile northwest of Tioga Road (Highway 120) at 8,400 feet elevation.|
|Coordinates||37.876 latitude, -119.444 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber Litter, Dead and Down
The fire is showing minimal activity with minimal smoke production.
The strategy for this fire is to monitor fire growth and behavior.
Firefighters are continuing to monitor fire weather behavior and growth.
Winter conditions and precipitation may reduce fire activity. Smoke may be visible from high country vistas, including Tioga Road.