Update on KNP complex

Fire burned to within 100 feet of General Sherman, engulfed Long Meadow, Pinewood

Planned ActionsContinued protection and mitigation measures for all sequoia groves within the fire area, including the Giant Forest Sequoia Grove. Structure protection planning and mitigation efforts for National Park infrastructure. Indirect dozer line construction on Cal Fire protection areas and the western park boundary to provide for structure protection and values at risk in Three Rivers and surrounding community. Scout opportunities for direct handline where possible.
Projected Incident Activity12 hours: Humidity levels remain low allowing for active fire behavior through the night with flanking,short uphill runs and group torching. 24 hours: Smokey conditions reduces solar radiation resulting in terrain driven surface fires. 48 hours: Smokey conditions reduces solar radiation resulting in terrain driven surface fires. 72 hours: Smokey conditions reduces solar radiation resulting in terrain driven surface fires. Anticipated after 72 hours: Smokey conditions reduces solar radiation resulting in terrain driven surface fires.

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