Wildfire/Emergency Response Situation Report
Current situation as of July 7, 2015 at 1436
Currently active watches, warnings and advisories, including Red Flag Warnings, are available from the National Weather Service.
Preliminary reports show that 6 wildfires burned about 11.1 acres on private and state-owned land in N.C. on Monday, July 6.
Out of state incidents
The North Carolina Forest Service has begun dispatching employees to assist with suppressing western U.S. wildfires this summer. 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 and general staff on a fire to members of hand crews digging fire lines.