Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
215 Melody Lane
Wenatchee, WA 98801
Cold Creek Fire Information
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday September 14th, 2020 approx. 08:30 PM|
|Location||30 miles west of Yakima, WA, and 5 miles east of the White Pass Summit on the Naches Ranger District.|
|Incident Commander||Leonard Johnson|
|Coordinates||46.655 latitude, -121.286 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||88%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Thursday October 15th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber, brush, and snags
Minimal fire behavior, smoldering and creeping in timber and Hardwood litter.
1. Continue to secure line on the east flank and start mop-up.
2. Monitor and evaluate the W and N perimeters in wilderness area.
3. Complete mop-up on spot fire west of Division Papa.
4. Complete mop-up and start rehab of perimeter south of HWY 12.
|Projected Incident Activity|
12 hours: Little to no movement of the fire is expected with minimal increase in acreage.
24 hours: Minimal movement of the fire along Indian Creek drainage in the Wilderness. Backing fire will continue to progress down into the creek bed with minimal acreage gain.
48 hours: Decreasing threat to WUI, public recreational areas, protected habitat and ecosystems as the fire transitions to full mop-up and patrol status.
Tomorrow temperatures will remain the same as today with a slight increase in RH values as a strong frontal system is expected to bring precipitation into the area in the evening and overnight in