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Lake Fire

Unit Information

Angeles National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
701 N. Santa Anita Ave.
Arcadia, CA 91006

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News Releases — Lake Fire

Lake Fire Morning Update, August 23, 2020 Released: 8/23/2020
 Current Situation: The Lake Fire started in the Angeles National Forest near Lake Hughes and is burning in 100-year-old fuels consisting of Big Cone Douglas Fir, Oak, and Gray Pine. The fire is...
Lake Fire Evening Update, August 22,2020 Released: 8/22/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire started in the Angeles National Forest near Lake Hughes and is burning in 100-year-old fuels consisting of Big Cone Douglas Fir, Oak, and Gray Pine. The fire is...
Lake Fire Morning Update, August 22, 2020 Released: 8/22/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire started in the Angeles National Forest near Lake Hughes and fire is burning in 100-year-old fuels consisting of Big Cone Douglas Fir, Oak and Gray Pine. The fire is...
Lake Fire Evening August 21, 2020 Released: 8/21/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire started in the Angeles National Forest near Lake Hughes. The fire is burning in 100-year-old fuels consisting of Big Cone Douglas Fir, Oak and Gray Pine. The fire...
Lake Fire Morning Update, August 21 Released: 8/21/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire started in the Angeles National Forest near Lake Hughes. The fire is moving north and west burning in 100-year-old fuels consisting of Big Cone Douglas Fir, Oak and...
Lake Fire Evening Update for August 20, 2020 Released: 8/20/2020
Current Situation: The west flank of the Lake Fire was active today in the areas of Atmore Meadows and Burnt Peak Canyon. Dozers and hand crews made good progress constructing containment lines on...
Lake Fire Morning Update for August 20, 2020 Released: 8/20/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire was active overnight on the west flank in the areas of Atmore Meadows and Burnt Peak Canyon. Dozers and hand crews made good progress on containment lines on the...
Lake Fire Evening Update for August 19, 2020 Released: 8/19/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire was active today on the west flank in the areas of Atmore Meadows and Burnt Peak Canyon. Retardant drops were made by fixed wing aircraft to help slow the spread as...
Lake Fire Morning Update for August 19, 2020 Released: 8/19/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire was active overnight where the fire jumped a containment line southwest of Atmore Meadows. Night flying helicopters performed water drops to slow the spread as the...
Lake Fire Evening Update for August 18, 2020 Released: 8/18/2020
Current Situation: The Lake Fire increased over 1,000 acres during today’s operational period. Firefighters continue to face steep and rugged terrain, high temperatures, critically dry fuels and...