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. Although
the fire has remained within containment lines for several
days of wind testing, the possibility does exist for spotting and
Impacts from California fires continues to decrease. Expect
some haze today. Smoke from Lions Fire will be visible near
the fire area. Impacts will be limited to evening hours when
smoke descends to the surface.
Breezy afternoon and evening winds today through Friday will
bring periods of hazardous fire weather conditions to western
Nevada and northeast California. Winds weaken to more
typical zephyr strength with hotter conditions for the weekend
and early next week as an upper ridge builds overhead.