CA-SUI-Branscombe???


#1

AA140 reporting Branscombe incident at 4000 acres

Moderator addition: fire is in the San Francisco Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, In Solano County, south of Farifield/Suisun .


CA New Starts 10/7/18
#2

AA140 overhead reports 4000 acres in grass & marsh, potential for 8000 acres. Having issues w/ waterways & putting retardant in there - requesting 4 addl copters (2 type 1, 2 type 2).


#3

AA is ordering 2 additional type 3 multiengine air tankers.


#4

Mods this is a LRA fire with assistance from cal fire.

Should be CA-SUI-Branscombe


#5

Tanker 82 and 83 off Columbia for this incident.


#6

Where is SUI ?


#7

Suisun - Solano County


#8

I’m surprised they haven’t requested more ground resources


#9

Thanks !!!


#10

The area is wide open with low rolling (almost) hills and runs into marshland and the bay. Fires run fast and hot with limited mop up. Not as big of a resource draw as a similar fire in other areas or fuel models


#11

HT-4PJ is enroute from Grass Valley


#12

Suisun Fire Dist. They cover county area of Suisun


#13

LNU is adding 2 crews and a Dozer 1445 to this incident.
ICP is at Grizzley Island Road.