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Hirz Fire

  • Shasta County
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  • Started: Aug 09, 2018
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  • Last Updated: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 6:37 PM
Burning For

75 days

Containment

100%

Acres Burned

46,150

September 13, 2018 morning: Update | Map | 9/12 Evening Update Video | Smoke OutlookNew Announcement: Interstate 5 Open with Limited Traffic Control and Selected Shasta County Evacuations LiftedCurrent Situation: 46,150 Acres100% Contained185 PersonnelThe Hirz Fire is 100 percent contained. Firefighters will continue to patrol the fire permitter to ensure the fire stays within containment lines. Additional crews will continue suppression repair efforts in affected areas. Area, road, and trail closures remain in effect due to contained suppression repair work and additional hazards like snags. This incident will no longer be updated unless significant events require it. Recreation Area Closures: view September 13, 2018 update

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Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

YES
Evacuation orders have been issued. Learn more

Have any road closures been announced?

NO
No nearby roads are closed at this time.

What is the air quality like near the fire?

Good
Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
Note: Air quality varies by location. To check the air quality in your neighborhood, click here.

On the scene

Are you near the Hirz Fire? Get updates from fire and rescue agencies, post photos, and videos and see up-to-the-minute coverage on Twitter with #HirzFire
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#hirzfire pm update

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@Shasta-Trinity NF

#HirzFire in CA is 28,078 acres and 25% contained. Get #FireFinderApp to learn more https://t.co/NK2rsGEyC3

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@Fire Finder App

Hirz Fire 8_26 update and Public Information Map #hirzfire

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@Shasta-Trinity NF

#HirzFire evening update for August 25th. For more information visit : https://t.co/jyivJ5hoMR

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@Shasta-Trinity NF

#HirzFire in CA is 24,098 acres and 23% contained. Get #FireFinderApp to learn more https://t.co/T7grlvhgQo

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@Fire Finder App

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

Visit InciwebHirz Fire Incident Information for the latest information on this incident.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Human

INJURIES

n/a

STRUCTURES THREATENED

n/a

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

n/a

CONDITIONS

n/a

DATA SOURCE

CalFire InciWeb GeoMAC

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

USFS Shasta-Trinity National Forest

COOPERATING AGENCIES

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PHONE NUMBERS

Fire Information

530-628-0039


Hirz Fire Information

(530) 628-0039


Shasta Lake Ranger District

(530) 275-1587