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Wildfire/Emergency Response Situation Report

Current situation as of July 19, 2018 at 8:34 a.m.

Currently active watches, warnings and advisories, including Red Flag Warnings, are available from the National Weather Service.

Preliminary reports show that 4 wildfires burned 1.3 acres on private and state-owned land in N.C. on Wednesday July 18, 2018.

Out of state incidents

The North Carolina Forest Service has begun dispatching employees to assist with suppressing western U.S. wildfires. A dispatch normally lasts for 14 days, plus 2 days for travel at each end of the assignment. Jobs filled by NCFS personnel include everything from the command staff on a fire to members of hand crews digging fire lines.

Incident: FY2018 Initial Attack
Personnel: 1 Ramp Manager, 1 Finance Section Chief
State: Abilene
Location: Texas
Updated 07/17/2018 @ 10:13 am

Incident:Spring Creek
Personnel: 1 Task Force Leader
State: Colorado
Location: 9 miles NE of Ft. Garland, CO

Updated 07/17/2018 @ 10:13 am
This page updated: Monday, September 25, 2017 21:51


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