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Friday, November 2, 2018

10/31/2018 NWCC Morning Brief

Date/Time Stamp: Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018, 08:00
Posting schedule: Monday – Friday at 0800

Northwest Activity Summary
Scattered amounts of precipitation over much of the region yesterday, with the exception of southeastern Oregon, remaining relatively dry.  Temperatures remained seasonal across the region.  Initial attack remains minimal with no growth on existing large fires. 667 acres of prescribed burning was recorded.  

Preparedness LevelsNorthwest PL

National PL

Northwest Incident Activity 
New Fires and Acres 
fire for 1/10 acre
OR: 1
 fire for 1/10 acre
WA: 0
 fires for 0
Large Fire Summary
New large incidents: 0
Reported incidents: 1 (OR: 1 WA: 
0) No growth on existing incidents
Northwest IMT Activity
NIMOs Committed: 0
Type 1 IMTs committed: 0
Type 2 IMTs committed: 1
National Fire Activity  
IMSR will report weekly on Fridays (10/26)
Initial attack activity: Light (44) new fires
New large incidents: 0
Large fires contained: 0
Uncontained large fires: 1

National IMT Activity
Area Command Teams: 0
NIMOs committed: 
Type 1 IMTs committed: 2
Type 2 IMTs committed: 

Northwest Current Incident Details
Incidents listed below meet large fire criteria and/or incidents with a Type 1 or 2 IMT assigned. Large incidents are defined as fires which are 100+ acres in timber or 300+ acres in grass/brush. For additional information on incidents no longer listed below please refer to the NW Large Incident Summary or Northwest Fires Utilizing Monitor, Confine, Point Zone Protection Suppression Strategies (YTD)
Incidents not Previously Reported: 0
Incidents Previously Reported: 1
Klondike. OR-RSF-000354. IMT2, NW Team 8 (Johnson). 9 mi NW of Selma, OR. Start 7/15. Full Suppression. Cause: Lightning. 175,258 acres (+0). 80% containment. Minimal fire behavior. Timber.  Structures threatened. Evacuation notices. Road, trail and area closures. Suppression repair work ongoing.

Northwest Fire Weather Summary
Rain will move across much of the region on Wednesday with more following at intervals through the weekend.

Northwest Fire Potential Summary
Potential for new large fires is minimal through the weekend.

National Incident Management Situation Report (IMSR):
Other GACC Morning Reports:

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