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Lions Fire

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Sierra National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
California
Clovis, CA 93611

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Announcements — Lions Fire

Smoke Outlook 8/9-8/10 Released: 8/9/2018
Air Quality Report 7-5-2018 Released: 7/5/2018
Air Quality Report 7-5-2018Fire Heavy dead and down fuels are highly susceptible to ember cast; isolated interior torching will remain a concern for spotting up to ½ mile each afternoon and evening....
Air Quality Report 7-4-18 Released: 7/4/2018
Air Quality Report 7-4-2018Fire Interior fuels continue to consume with drier conditions. Crews are monitoring containment lines and extinguishing hot spots. Smoke Smoke from other California fires...
Alert: Local Air Quality Affected by Other California Wildfires Released: 7/3/2018
Air quality in Mammoth Lakes and the surrounding areas is currently being affected by smoke traveling over the Sierra Nevada from the County Fire in Yolo County. The Lions Fire is showing little...
Air Quality Report 7-3-2018 Released: 7/3/2018
Air Quality Report 7-3-2018Fire Several more days of dry southwest flow will continue to test containment lines. Heavy dead and down fuels are highly susceptible to ember cast; isolated interior...
Air Quality Report 7-2-2018 Released: 7/2/2018
Air Quality Report 7-2-2018FireBurn operations continue today. Firefighters will burn along containment lines and areas in Stairway Creek. Acres consumed today will be similar to yesterday....
Air Quality Report 7-1-2018 Released: 7/1/2018
Air Quality Report 7-1-2018Fire The fire continues to burn in Red Fir forest interspersed with low lying brush. Fuels in the fire area are becoming increasingly available to burn as seasonal drying...
Wind shift drives smoke into town Released: 6/30/2018
Lions Fire Afternoon Update 6-30-18 A shift in wind direction to the northeast, combined with burn-out operations on the interior of the Lions Fire, are resulting in increased smoke this afternoon...
Air Quality Report 6-30-2018 Released: 6/30/2018
Air Quality Report 6-30-2018Fire Low to moderate growth probable. Fire is spreading through surface fuels to the North and West. If conditions are favorable, burn operations on the North end of the...