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    AT Pilot in Australia Dies in a Plane Crash, fighting the Fire

    They are now reporting that it was an aerial tanker and the pilot did not survive. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24649197
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    Wildfires: 'Something Bigger is Going On'

    Good article by Rocky Barker in the Idaho Statesman looking at the situation in Idaho.
    http://www.idahostatesman.com/2013/10/06/2800795/wildfires-something-bigger-is.html

    NVJims
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    Re: Eastern Great Basin UPDATE

    Here is why Eastern Great Basin has been at PL5 for the last week or so. A good rundown on all the current activity in the Great Basin.
    http://gacc.nifc.gov/egbc/predictive/products/cgbsum.htm
  4. Re: Close encounters with the local Fauna during fires

    On the Nickel Fire in Southern Nevada we had a Mojave Green rattler coiled up next to the repeater box using the shade. My COMT-T had never seen one before and it was a good learning activity to...
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    Re: ID-BOF-Little Queens (was STF)

    Now 7000 acres, Extremely active on the north and south flanks. Large runs with torching and crowning. Closure orders for surrounding area.
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    ID-BOF-Little Queens (was STF)

    Location: 4 miles NW of Atlanta, ID
    Acres: 2000
    ROS: Rapid
    ROC: Spreading to the southeast toward town.
    Structures: are threatened
    Special Hazards:
    Resources:
    Radio Frequencies:
    Weather...
  7. Thread: NV-HTF-Chestnut

    by NVJims
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    Re: NV-HTF-Chestnut

    SWCC type 2 team, Day, has been assigned to this fire per EGBCC
  8. Thread: NV-HTF-Chestnut

    by NVJims
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    NV-HTF-Chestnut

    Location: 6 miles NNE of Gabbs, NV
    Acres: 2500
    ROS: Rapid
    ROC: Fire doubled in size overnight. Burning in P/J
    Structures:
    Special Hazards: Poor radio coverage back to dispatch in that area...
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    Re: Eastern Great Basin UPDATE

    From Eastern Great Basin:

    Large fires in SW Idaho showed unprecedented growth under Red Flag conditions. Many communities are under mandatory evacuations, and several are imminently...
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    Re: ID-TFD-Beaver Creek

    Type 1 team, Lund has been assigned to this fire.
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    Re: Eastern Great Basin UPDATE

    From Eastern Great Basin:

    Heavy Initial Attack. Numerous new large fires. Majority of Initial Attack Resources and Prepositioned Resources committed. Received abundant lightning on The Payette,...
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    Re: ID-PAF-Thunder City?

    Early-ups in the Great Basin are usually Tuesday night at the earliest. Policy is to order teams from surrounding gaccs to fill additional orders.
  13. Thread: WGB Update

    by NVJims
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    Re: WGB Update

    All available Great Basin Type 2 teams are assigned. There is a lot of lightning in the Basin, and it is forecasted to continue for several days.
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    Re: Eastern Great Basin UPDATE

    All available Great Basin teams are now assigned to fires.
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    Re: ID-SCF-Lodgepole

    Adell's T2 team has been called for the Lodgepole fire.
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    Re: NV-DVT-Cattle Guard

    60% contained and the road has been reopened. but there may be delays.
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    Re: NV-DVT-Cattle Guard

    Mountain City Highway, Nevada 225 is closed between Mountain City and Owyhee due to the fire.
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    Re: ID-BOF-Pine Creek

    According to Eastern Great Basin, Kidd's Type 2 team has been ordered and the fire is about 500 acres
  19. Thread: NV-WNA-Bison -?

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    Re: NV-WNA-Bison -?

    The fire is in Zone NVZ450 and here is the current forecast for that zone http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/firewx/?latitude=&longitude=&wfo=rev&interface=fwzones&click.x=330&click.y=415
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    Re: NV-WNA-Bison

    The north end of the fire where it is most active is about 3856'18"N x 11928'45"W It is about 12 miles to the southwest to the CA border and burning away from it.
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