Southeast Region-Department of Natural Resources
Ellensburg , WA 98926
Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. M-F
For information on the Babb-Malden and Manning fires contact: (509) 685-6900.
Babb-Malden Fire - Approximately 15,266 acres have burned on this fire and is now 90 percent contained. The fire has been turned back to the local units for management.
Manning Fire - 2,685 acres have burned on this fire and is now 90 percent contained. The fire was turned back to the local units for fire management.
SAFETY - Reduce wildfire risk, know your local fire restrictions.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday September 07th, 2020 approx. 12:00 PM|
|Location||30 miles northwest of Colfax, WA|
|Incident Commander||Bob Gear|
|Coordinates||47.282 latitude, -117.428 longitude|
|Estimated Containment Date||Tuesday September 15th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM|
Tall grass, sagebrush, timber
Moderate smoldering, creeping, torching
Suppression, triage, search continue
|Projected Incident Activity|
Fire is burning in difficult terrain with limited resources. Point protection is being used as the fire advances. Structures will continue to be threatened as fire continues to develop
Winds transitioning from NE to SW will cause a change in slope and orientation on smoldering fuels increasing risk of active fire behavior near uncontained fire edge.