#Kaufmanfire Wildland Fire - Ranch of the Rockies

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#Kaufmanfire Wildland Fire - Ranch of the Rockies

Post by ParkBull » Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:39 pm

Wildland Fire - Ranch of the Rockies, Mandatory Evacuations

There is a wild land fire in the Ranch of the Rockies Subdivision. Current critical area Mandatory Evacuations include: Off Ranch Rd north to Campfire to Blacksmith to Oahu.

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Re: #Kaufmanfire Wildland Fire - Ranch of the Rockies

Post by ParkBull » Sun Apr 29, 2018 2:43 pm

Wildland Fire In Park County Prompts Mandatory Evacuations
http://denver.cbslocal.com/2018/04/29/w ... rk-county/

New fire on the San Isabel NF, #SalidaRD, the #Kaufmanfire started 11:28am and is being suppress by multiple agencies

https://twitter.com/PSICC_NF

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Re: #Kaufmanfire Wildland Fire - Ranch of the Rockies

Post by ParkBull » Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:00 pm

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Fire Activity 4/29/2018

Time Reported: 11:28
Kaufman Fire
Location: Chaffee County, South Salida RD, 2 miles South of Hwy 24 and Trout Creek Summit. On the border of Park County
Jurisdiction: USFS
Resources: USFS personnel and Engines, Park and Chaffee County Cooperator Engines, Buena Vista JV crew and two SEATS.
Size: 5 Acres
Containment:
Controlled:
Threatened: structures NE of fire
Closures: none
Cause: human
Fuels: Grass
Hazards: Gusting winds, snags
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Re: #Kaufmanfire Wildland Fire - Ranch of the Rockies

Post by ParkBull » Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:41 pm

Update: 5:15 pm
#Kaufmanfire contained at 4:34 pm Size 7.8 acres


Update: 4:15pm

Most county resources have been release except for the Water Tenders. Still have Forest Service engines and 20 person type II crew on scene. Aircraft is on hold at this time. Smoke is mostly coming from dead and down trees within the interior. Park County evacuations notice has been lifted.

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