Lightning caused wildland fire located 15 miles northwest of Winnemucca, Nev. burning in grass and brush. Extremely sandy terrain makes vehicle access very difficult and dangerous. Historical sites in the vicinity.
|Date of Origin||Monday July 01st, 2013 approx. 07:45 PM|
|Location||15 miles northwest of Winnemucca, NV|
|Estimated Containment Date||Thursday July 04th, 2013 approx. 12:00 AM|
Grass and Brush (2 Feet)
Not much observed today, seeing a few interior smokes but waiting for predicted t-storms.
Progress on containment line, approx. 15 miles completed with help from dozers and engines.
Prepare for forecasted Red Flag warning. Begin mop up operations and complete line in anticipation of containment.
Fire declared controlled at 3:30 p.m., July 4, 2013
|Wind Conditions||7 mph N|