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  1. #1
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    Default CA-TNF-American (Contained)

    Location: Deadwood Ridge, approximately 17 miles northeast of Foresthill
    Acres: 15
    ROS: Moderate
    ROC: Heavy timber and brush.
    Structures:
    Special Hazards: Difficult, very steep terrain.
    Resources: Two engines, two air tankers, and air tac. Additional ground and air resources are on order.
    Radio Frequencies: From Post #9
    168.775 TNF Forest Net
    Updated with team change 9/14/2013
    COMMAND TNF-F4 ALL DIVISIONS 168.1750 N
    TACTICAL NIFC T3 DIVISION A 168.6000 N
    TACTICAL NIFC T5 DIVISION B 166.7250 N
    TACTICAL NIFC T6 DIVISION H 166.7750 N
    TACTICAL NIFC T7 DIVISION Y 168.2500 N
    AIR TO GROUND A/G Tactical ALL DIVISIONS 166.9375 N
    AIR TO GROUND A/G CMD Divisions & Above 167.1500 N
    CALCORD Medical CALCORD 156.0750 N
    Air Guard Guard ALL DIVISIONS 168.6250 N
    Weather Info: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mesowest/get...d=FSHC1&num=48
    Other Comments:

    Internet Links ---------------

    Maps:http://bit.ly/1443tNw
    Agency Website: http://www.inciweb.org/incident/3624/
    Online Scanner:
    Live Video:
    Web Cam:
    Last edited by FWMaps; 08-12-2013 at 11:46.

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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    Spot Forecast:


    Location: Legal:15N, 12E, SEC28(CA) Lat/Lon:39 07.142/120 38.799 Quad:MICHIGAN BLUFF
    Calculated: ( 39.11903N 120.64665W) (MICHIGAN BLUFF CA)
    Elevation:3900-4980 Drainage:GROUSE CREEK Aspect:EASK Size:25
    Fuel Type:TIMBER(Fully Sheltered)

    .DISCUSSION...
    UPPER LOW ALONG THE COAST WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTH AS HIGH PRESSURE
    GRADUALLY REBUILDS OVER NORCAL. TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR NORMAL
    THIS WEEK WITH MODERATE HUMIDITY. EXPECT A SUBTLE WARMING AND
    DRYING TREND THROUGH MIDWEEK AT FIRE SITE BUT NO DRASTIC CHANGES
    IN TEMPS OR RH. WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LIGHT AND TERRAIN
    DRIVEN...ALTHOUGH A FEW GUSTS TO 18 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THE
    AFTERNOON.

    .THIS AFTERNOON...

    SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
    MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
    MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
    WIND (20 FT)........
    SLOPE/VALLEY.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 18 MPH.
    RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
    LAL.................1.
    MIXING HEIGHT.......200-300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100-6300 FT AGL
    LATE IN THE MORNING.
    MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 MPH.
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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    Good information and photos on YubaNet.com: http://yubanet.com/nevada/American.php
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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    Now 20 acres, active on all sides and smokejumpers are on scene per InciWeb.

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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    IC and Forest dispatch/overhead discussing moving up from a Type 3 incident command structure. Fire established on south side of the river. Command is TNF fire net, 168.175. Header has a lot of heat in it.

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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    Two very well established columns visable from Auburn.

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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    Photo from CAL FIRE PIO Berlant twitter: https://twitter.com/CALFIRE_PIO/stat...198464/photo/1
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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    TNF now states 40 acres on inciweb.

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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    Current radio freqs:

    168.775 TNF Forest Net
    Command 168.175 TNF Fire Net Frequency updated
    123.975 ATB (Grass Valley & McClellen)
    127.325 Helicopters
    164.9375 Air Tac
    167.500 Air/Grnd
    168.200 Grnd Tac

    Presently have three helos: 205, 538 & 7BH (Type 1). Also tankers 07, 44, and 40 (BAE146).
    Also have one air attack, AT 17 and Lead 54.
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    Default Re: CA-TNF-American

    This comes to us from the friendly folks at NWS Sacramento via Twitter: https://twitter.com/NWSSacramento/st...762816/photo/1

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