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Ford Corkscrew Fire

Unit Information

Northeast Region-Department of Natural Resources
225 S. Silke Road
Colville, WA 99114

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSunday August 15th, 2021 approx. 01:29 PM
LocationFord, WA; Tum Tum, Springdale, City of Deer Park, Loon Lake, Clayton, H395, Scoop Mt
Incident CommanderDNR Type 4 incident commander
Coordinates47.897 latitude, -117.81 longitude

Current Situation

Size15,782 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained95%
Fuels Involved

Timber (Grass and Understory)

Closed Timber Litter

Timber (Litter and Understory)

Narrative:

Fuels range from green and cured agriculture fields along valley bottoms, pine stands and litter at all elevations, and mixed conifer stands in drainages and higher elevations. ERCs are trending down from the 97th percentile and all fuels are available.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Resources in all divisions will mop up and patrol to adequately secure control lines and protect interior values.

Remarks

All evacuation levels have been dropped

Current Weather

Weather Concerns