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Parker 2 Fire

Unit Information

Modoc National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
800 W. 12th St Alturas California 96101
Alturas, CA 96101

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News Releases — Parker 2 Fire

Parker 2 Fire Evening Update Released: 8/10/2017
The Parker 2 Fire is 7,968 acres (per infrared mapping), and 45% contained. Crews continued today to hold and improve direct firelines around the perimeter of the Parker 2 Fire, mopping up and...
August 8th AM Update Released: 8/8/2017
The Parker 2 Fire is currently about 8,087 acres and 25% contained. Rain and road conditions prevented firefighters from working on line construction overnight. Despite the rain, infrared imaging...
August 7th Smoke Forecast Outlook Released: 8/7/2017
Please see attached document for the current smoke forecast for the Parker 2
August 7th AM Update Released: 8/7/2017
The Parker 2 Fire is currently about 7,992 acres and 15 % contained. The most active part of the Parker 2 Fire overnight was the northeast corner, where the fire continues to spread slowly...
August 6th AM Update Released: 8/6/2017
August 6, 2017 Parker 2 Fire Update The Parker 2 Fire is currently about 7,200 acres and 10% contained. Crews made good progress on containment lines overnight. Crews will be working today to...
Parker 2 Fire morning update, August 5, 2017 Released: 8/5/2017
Alturas, Calif., Aug. 5, 2017 – Gusty winds, high temperatures and low humidities late yesterday afternoon fanned the Parker 2 Fire, now approximately 7862 acres. By yesterday morning, the fire...
Parker 2 Fire sparks in Warner Mountains Released: 8/4/2017
Alturas, Calif., Aug. 4, 2017 – At approximately 2 p.m. yesterday the Parker 2 Fire was reported north of Parker Creek (T 42N R 14E Sec 23). It is currently estimated at 1500 acres. Smokejumpers,...