Saturday, July 26, 2014

Buzzard Complex Update - Saturday, July 26, 2014

Current Status:
Higher temperatures and lower humidities are causing many interior smokes on the Buzzard Complex this afternoon.

Firefighters were expecting this increased activity and are monitoring and addressing smokes as they occur.

Containment lines continue to hold.

The fires are located 45 SE of Burns, OR. The Buzzard Complex is currently managed by Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team 4 (Brian J. Watts).

Estimated Acreage: 395,747
Containment: 95 percent
Cause: Lightning
Date Started: 7/14/2014
Resources on the Fire:
20-person fire crews: 3
Helicopters: 2
Engines: 12
Dozers: 6
Total Personnel: 321

Fire Information: Rehabilitation continued today.

Fire Weather: A marked warming trend and very low relative humidity will build on Saturday. General winds will be light, so terrain-driven wind will prevail.

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