Ranch, north of Loyalton

In Contained Regional Fires by YubaNet

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  • Incident Name: Ranch, north of Loyalton
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: TNF
  • Size (acres): 15-20
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: September 6, 2017
  • Personnel: 35+
  • Structures Destroyed: 0
Ranch, 4 miles north of Loyalton in Sierra County.

September 6, 2017 at 4:35 PM

Photo: Tahoe National Forest

Heavy rain has stopped the forward progress of the fire. Revised estimate is 15-20 acres.

The fire will be mapped more accurately after the storm cells have moved on.

September 6, 2017 at 4:27 PM

Tahoe National Forest resources are assisted by BLM, Cal Fire and local fire departments.

September 6, 2017 at 4:09 PM

All aircraft is off the fire, dangerous cell is over the fire. Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms along with small hail and brief moderate rain.

Photo Tahoe National Forest

September 6, 2017 at 3:45 PM

The fire is burning east of Hwy 49. No threat to structures, no road closures or evacuations.

September 6, 2017 at 3:38 PM

Lightning-caused fire, wind-driven and burning in light fuels. Numerous resources responding, including 2 air tankers.