The Reservoir Fire is burning in grass and pine in the Blue Ridge Reservoir. The fire is approximately 138 acres with 85 percent containment. Crews continue to monitor fire. Blue Ridge Reservoir will be closed to the public through the weekend.
Total Personnel: 120
2 engines, 1 water tender, 1 dozer, 1 type 2 IA crew, 1 type 2 crew on scene.
Fuels Involved: Grass and Ponderosa pine
Significant Events: Crews continued to successfully hold line today.
Planned Actions: Hold fire line (constructed and natural barriers) through next operational period.
Projected Incident Activity: Fire expected to stay within current fire perimeter.
Weather Concerns: Winds decreasing and favorable for fire control.