California Desert District
Bureau of Land Management
22835 Calle San Juan De Los Lagos Moreno Valley California 92553
Moreno Valley, CA, CA 92553
Michele Van Der Linden
Phone: 951 697 5217
The Owens Fire was reported at 2:02 pm on Saturday, May 1 in the Short Canyon area west of Highway 395.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Saturday May 01st, 2021 approx. 02:02 PM|
|Location||Seven miles north west of Inyokern|
|Incident Commander||Michael Hoon (night IC) and Craig Owen (day IC)|
|Coordinates||35.712 latitude, -117.916 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||85%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday May 15th, 2021 approx. 11:59 PM|
brush and short grass
Fire is smoldering
Continued perimeter control with direct attack and mop up interior of the fire.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Fire is holding within the current footprint with no expected growth.
This is the final update unless fire conditions change.
A warming and drying trend is expected through mid-week. A cooling trend along with increased winds is expected to take place later in the week and into the weekend.