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Delta Fire

Unit Information

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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Incident Contact

Delta Fire Information
Phone: 530-226-2494
Hours: 8 am - 5 pm

News Releases — Delta Fire

Delta Fire Update for Oct. 9, 2018 Released: 10/9/2018
Today, temperatures are expected to increase with highs in the 70’s and in some areas could reach the low 80’s. Winds will be out of the northwest, with gusts up to 20 mph. Throughout the day, a...
October 8, 2018 Update Released: 10/8/2018
The Delta and Hirz fire area is 100% contained. A control line is complete around the fire, and spot fire, which has stopped the fire’s spread. Potential fire behavior continues throughout the...
Oct. 7, 2018 Fire Update Released: 10/7/2018
The Delta and Hirz fire area has been declared 100% contained. At this point we have fireline around the entire perimeter of the fire. Fire behavior continues to be minimal throughout the interior...
October 6, 2018 Delta Fire Update Released: 10/6/2018
Fire behavior continues to be minimal throughout the Delta and Hirz Fire Area. However with warmer and drier conditions larger fuels such as stumps and downed logs may produce visible smoke as they...
Delta Fire Update for Friday October 5, 2018 Released: 10/5/2018
The cool and moist conditions today will keep the fire behavior to a minimum throughout the Delta and Hirz Fires. However with warmer and dryer conditions this weekend, larger fuels such as stumps...
Delta Fire Update October 4, 2018 Released: 10/4/2018
Fire activity has been reduced to smoldering and creeping in sheltered areas throughout the Delta and Hirz Fires, however larger fuels such as stumps and downed logs may continue to produce smoke...
Delta Fire Update Wednesday October 3, 2018 Released: 10/3/2018
Fire activity has been observed as minimal due to the recent moisture event. Heavy fuels and stumps will slowly smolder until drier weather returns. The wet and muddy conditions may affect access in...
Delta Fire Update October 2, 2018 Released: 10/2/2018
Minimal fire behavior was reported throughout the main Delta and Hirz Fires. Fire fighters will continue to patrol the fire and monitor the fire’s perimeter. Rains have dampened the grasses and...
Delta Fire Update for October 1, 2018 Released: 10/1/2018
All evacuation have been lifted for the residents of Trinity County. Fire behavior is minimal throughout the main Delta and Hirz Fires. Fire fighters will continue to patrol the fire and monitor...
Delta Fire Update for Sunday, September 30th Released: 9/30/2018
This This morning at 6:00 a.m. the Delta Hirz Incident Command transferred from the local type 3 organization to the Northern California Team 1, Coots (Type 2 Incident Management Team). Friday...