NV-EFKX-James


#1

State ID: NV
3 letter designator: ???
Fire name: James
Location: James Valley Loop and Jacks Valley
Reported acres: 40-50
Rate of spread: Rapid
Report on Conditions: Wind Driven fire, evacs in progress
Structure threat: Yes
Resources:
Hazards:
Weather:
Radio channels:
Scanner link: https://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/6413/web
Webcam link: http://www.alertwildfire.org/tahoe/firecams.html Bald Mt Cam
Agency Website:


#2

Helicopter 516 off the Eldorado is enroute.


#3

#JamesFire-Voluntary evacuations are in order. Please follow directions from emergency personnel. An evacuation center has been activated at the Douglas County Community and Senior Center. https://t.co/31BmQXDFbM pic.twitter.com/HpyWn9394f

— Douglas County, NV (@CountyofDouglas) July 9, 2018

#4

Per NWS Reno, the next several hours will see RH’s of 8-12% and west winds 15-20 with gusts to 30-35 mph.


#5

Cal Fire T-88, along with 3 SEATS and a type 1 tanker enroute.


#6

#7

Per the cam views look like the fire is running out of steam…


#8

Forward Spread stopped


#9

The ground crews did good work on this one before it climbed the hills. Good smoke visible from Lake Tahoe for about 3 hours.