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Shasta-Trinity NF Lightning (May 2021)

Unit Information

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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Waldorf Fire from aerial recon, May 16Image options: [ Full Size ]

Good work by Shasta-Trinity NF crews and partners!

May 17, 1:30pm:
South Fork Management Unit (Hayfork)
Grassy Fire 1/10 acre, called out
Pelletreau Fire 1/10 acre, called out

Trinity River Management Unit
Waldorf Fire: .25 acres, controlled, will be called OUT by this evening.
Logan Fire (Wilderness, on Manzanita Ridge, visible from Highway 299 near Helena) .75 acres, will be contained by the evening.
North Fire (Wilderness, also on Manzanita Ridge) single-tree snag, Controlled yesterday evening.
Corral Fire (near Corral Bottom) 4 acres, progress stopped, perimeter is lined.
Linton Fire (East side of Trinity Lake) 2.5 acres, lined, will be controlled by this evening.
(New) Ridge Fire (reported yesterday, also east side of Trinity Lake) 30'X30', controlled yesterday.

Shasta Lake District
Brock Fire: 1/10 acre (unable to locate, possibly extinguished by rain.)

Shasta McCloud Management Unit (Mt. Shasta)
Deer Fire, 2 acres, contained, in patrol status.
Zot Fire (Yellow Jacket Fire) 1/10 acre (unable to locate, looking again today.)

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday May 13th, 2021 approx. 07:00 PM
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates40.809 latitude, -122.789 longitude

Current Situation

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Weather Concerns

A few isolated thunderstorms may linger in the area today, with dry weather predicted to return this afternoon and Monday. Another chance for thunderstorms is possible Wednesday or Thursday.

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