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Mt. Lena Fire

Unit Information

Olympic National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Washington
Olympia, WA 98512

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Incident Contact

Mt Lena Fire Information
Phone: 360-565-2986

The lightning caused Mt. Lena Fire that started on August 16 continues to burn in the southeast portion of The Olympic National Forestin the Hamma Hamma area. The fire has grown to an estimated 20 acres and is burning in extremely steep inaccessible terrain. Fire personnel are continuing to monitor fire behavior. A confinement strategy is being implemented to keep the fire north of the Hamma Hamma Road and west of Cabin Creek. Smoke from the Mt. Lena fire may be visible at times. This will be a long duration fire that will continue to burn until a season ending weather event in the fall.
 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSunday August 16th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Coordinates47.615 latitude, -123.139 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel5
Size20 Acres
Fuels Involved

Timber