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Wildfire/Emergency Response Situation Report

Current situation as of September 23, 2016 at 12:48 pm

Currently active watches, warnings and advisories, including Red Flag Warnings, are available from the National Weather Service.

Preliminary reports show that 1 wildfires burned .001 acre on private and state-owned land in N.C. on Thursday, September 22, 2016.

Out of state incidents

The North Carolina Forest Service has begun dispatching employees to assist with suppressing western U.S. wildfires. A dispatch normally lasts for 14 days, plus 2 days for travel at each end of the assignment. Jobs filled by NCFS personnel include everything from the command staff on a fire to members of hand crews digging fire lines.

Incident: Beaver Creek Fire
Personnel: 1 GIS Specialist
State: Colorado
Location: 24 miles north of Walden, CO.

Updated 9/23/2016 @ 1248
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