SHOSHONE – No new fires have been reported today. Crews continue to mop up the Flat Top 2 fire, details are below:
Flat Top 2
Location – 8 miles NE of Kimama on BLM land
Start Time – August 5th at 10:23 p.m.
Size – 140,954 acres
Cause – Lightning
Resources – 18 Engines, 2 Water Tenders & 4 Dozers
Update –The established lines were able to hold through a fairly strong wind event yesterday afternoon. Crews remain on scene working to establish a containment and control time.
Contain – Expected evening of August 12
Control – Expected evening of August 13
Location – 10 miles South of Malta, Idaho
Size – 20 acres
Update – Due to the precipitation received, crews were able to contain and control this fire early yesterday evening, all crews have been released.
Location – East of Rupert, Idaho
Size – 5 acres
Update - Due to the precipitation received, crews were able to contain and control this fire early yesterday evening, all crews have been released.