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Lone Fire

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

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News Releases — Lone Fire

Transfer of Command on the Lone Fire Released: 9/11/2019
Containment of the 5,737 acre Lone Fire has reached 92-percent. The current type-3 management team transferred command of the fire to a type-4 team at 6 a.m. this morning. The incoming team is a...
Lone Fire Reaches 87-percent containment Released: 9/9/2019
The Lone Fire is now 87-percent contained. Fire activity was minimal and there was no change in acreage.Today fire crews continued patrolling and improving fire lines. There are still some hot spots...
Lone Fire moving toward full containment Released: 9/9/2019
Fire behavior has been minimal on the Lone Fire allowing firefighters to make good progress toward full containment. Today firefighters will continue to patrol the fire area, extinguish hot spots and...
Minimal fire behavior today on the Lone Fire Released: 9/8/2019
Fire behavior was minimal today on the Lone Fire. The fire now covers 5,737 acres and remains 55-percent contained. Firefighters patrolled the line and extinguished hot spots. With higher winds in...
Lone Fire is 55-percent Contained Released: 9/8/2019
Firefighters taking advantage of favorable weather conditions have made significant progress in the effort to contain the Lone Fire. In the absence of hot, dry weather the fire burned with less...
Lone Fire is 45-percent contained Released: 9/7/2019
Significant progress was made today in the effort to contain the Lone Fire. Firefighters were able to take advantage of favorable weather conditions and construct fire line around 45-percent of the...
Firefighters Prepare for Wind on Lone Fire Released: 9/7/2019
Firefighters are using bulldozers, hand crews to build line along the edges of the Lone Fire. Low humidity and high winds are expected today. These conditions bring with them the potential for...