Modoc National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
225 W. 8th St
Alturas, CA 96101
The Juniper Fire is holding at 1,011 acres and 100% contained.
Fire behavior remains minimal, with heavy fuels burning and smoldering within the fire's interior. Resources are working to mop up 100 feet inside of all lines.
Additional updates will be provided on this incident if fire activity increases.
Red Flag warnings and Heat advisories continue. Learn more at https://www.weather.gov/mfr/.
Please avoid the area between South Mountain and Green Tank reservoirs and be aware of increased fire-suppression traffic on the Crowder and South Main roads, also known as Forest Road 73.
Please do not risk starting additional fires. Maintain equipment, vehicles and trailers appropriately, avoid risky burning practices and adhere to fire-safety restrictions. Learn more at https://go.usa.gov/x6V9u.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday July 05th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||~17 miles West of Davis Creek near South Mountain Reservoir|
|Incident Commander||Type 4 local organization|
|Coordinates||41.819 latitude, -120.651 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Grass, sage and scattered juniper
Continuing heat warnings for high winds and low humidity