Thunderstorms passed through Yosemite National Park on Saturday, September 9, 2023, bringing 179 lightning strikes, a small amount of precipitation, and some...
July 30, 2021
Three fires have been confirmed on the Klamath National Forest as a result of this afternoon’s lightning activity.Firefighters are on scene of the Post Fire, which is in the Scott Bar vicinity and estimated to be between 1-2 acres with a moderate rate of spread. Crews are working are constructing line with the support of a heavy helicopter with bucket.The Campbell Fire is reported at .2 acres and is burning in the Marble Mountain Wilderness near Campbell Lake. Due to the fire’s inaccessible location, smokejumpers were dispatched to the fire.The Rush Fire has been reported as a single tree burning in the Trinity Alps Wilderness near Rush Creek. Smokejumpers are also being utilized for this remote area.Scattered precipitation has been received with the