Lightning Strikes In Stanislaus NF As Of 7/27

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Lightning Strikes In Stanislaus NF As Of 7/27

Post by maverick » Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:56 pm

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The Forest had dozens of lightning strikes over the last 72 hours, see map below, resulting in 13 fires across our higher elevation areas.

Four fires are designated either contained/controlled or out. Six fires are currently being monitored, all are under 1/4 acre in size with little potential for growth. Today fire personnel are reconning and responding to 3 new lightning fires, all currently less than 1/4 acre in size.
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Re: Lightning Strikes In Stanislaus NF As Of 7/27

Post by JayOtheMountains » Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:39 am

For everyone's situational awareness, this storm traveled south starting in Susanville. There are a few fires north of Reno/Truckee all the way through Maverick's report here. One person struck and dead at Stampede Reservoir just west of Reno/East of Truckee.

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Re: Lightning Strikes In Stanislaus NF As Of 7/27

Post by SSSdave » Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:58 am

NWS Reno current forecast shows thunderstorms that had been present all last week have ended and this next week will be sunny, dry, warmer with usual afternoon west zephyr winds.

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