CIFFC Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Centre Inc.
National Wildland Fire Situation Report

Sep 17, 2014, 15:00 Hours
NOTE: This is the last report for the 2014 season.
National Preparedness Level: Level 1
Description: No large wildland fire activity nationally. Most Agencies have low fire hazard, load and potential.
Little or no national mobilizations. No weekly teleconference scheduled.
** If the situation builds a call will be scheduled and noted on the SitRep (Wednesday 11:00 CDT).
Prov Agency Operational Summary
BCMinimal fire supression, experiencing demobilizations and rehabilitation.
ONNo new fires in the province yesterday.
QCAll resources requests will be considered based on the current fire situation in Quebec.
A Last 24 Hours
All Fires
LTG HUM TOT
BC88
YT0
AB33
NT0
SK0
MB11
ON0
QC0
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC11
Total 2 11 13
B Full Response
Burning Totals
OC UC TOT OUT TOT Hectares
BC48993BC1256134989,354.00
YT11YT212258.50
AB1212AB1330134222,656.81
NT18523NT102125338,973.24
SK0SK23723715,572.50
MB11MB1981991,582.00
ON0ON269269309.50
QC0QC237237407.70
NL0NL85859,129.00
NB0NB169169109.00
NS0NS158158546.00
PE0PE0
PC55PC394443,391.00
Total 22 113 135 Total 4101 4236 522,089.25
C Modified Response
ACT OUT TOT Hectares
BC3939249,538.00
YT66121,150.67
AB0
NT602002603,048,092.74
SK2151153464,846.50
MB10273730,296.00
ON27275,073.40
QC444438,377.30
NL26263,560.10
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC37845244,650.00
Total 154 489 643 4,085,584.71
D Grand Totals
Fires Hectares
BC1388338,892.00
YT341,209.17
AB134222,656.81
NT3853,387,065.98
SK390480,419.00
MB23631,878.00
ON2965,382.90
QC28138,785.00
NL11112,689.10
NB169109.00
NS158546.00
PE00.00
PC89288,041.00
Total 4879 4,607,673.96
E Prescribed Fires
ACT OUT Total Hectares
BC0
YT0
AB34342,805.44
NT0
SK33335.00
MB0
ON33105.30
QC0
NL22235.00
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC112134,217.00
Total 1 54 55 7,697.74
F Agency Preparedness Level For Today
Level 1Level 2Level 3Level 4Level 5
Agency Fire HazardLowLow - ModMod - HighHigh - ExExtreme
Current Fire LoadLowLow - ModMod - HighHighHigh - Ex
Anticipated Load (7 Days)LowModerateHighHigh - HeavyHeavy
Agency Resource LevelsAdequateAdequateSome AssistanceAssistance Req.Inadequate
CIFFC request for Mutual Aid Response LevelExcellentGoodMod - PoorPoor - NilNil
Potential for international assistancenilnilnilIncreasingConsideration
APL
BC 1
YT 1
AB 1
NT 1
SK 1
MB 1
ON 1
QC 1
NL 1
NB 1
NS 1
PE 1
PC 1
G
Current and Forecasted Weather Sites
Forecasted Fire Weather Index for Tomorrow (Hot Link to the CWFIS Fire Danger Map courtesy of the CFS NoFC)
http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/home
Current and Forecasted Weather (Hot Link to the AES Weather site)
http://www.weatheroffice.ec.gc.ca/canada_e.html
H Comment on Preparedness Planning
ONResources adequate for expected fire load. Winterizing equipment and far north fuel cache recycle ongoing.
I Prediction of Fire Occurrence
Lightning Human
BC08
MB0-20-1
ON0-10-1
J Priority Wildland Fires (Status and Comments)
Fire # Lat Long Size (ha) Resources Committed Comments (forecast control etc.)
K Casual Hire Helicopters
Light Intermediate Medium Heavy
BC717101
AB12
Total 7 29 10 1
L Possibility of Resource Requirements

Outstanding Resource Requests
For Resources
M Past 24 Hours Mobilization
To Resources From
N Resource Mobilization: To
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC CIFFC US Total
Personnel
Equipment
   Hose71822007382
   Sprinkler heads9696
   Pump Kits302302
   Value protection unit0
   Relay Tank0
Aircraft
 
Resource Mobilization: From
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC CIFFC US Total
Personnel
Equipment
   Hose71822007382
   Sprinkler heads9696
   Pump Kits23567302
   Value protection unit0
   Relay Tank0
Aircraft
Compact Agreement Mobilization
To Resources From
O Resource Demobilization
To Resources From
AB2 Small Engine MechanicsBC
ON1/20p. Type 1 Sustained Action crew
1 Strike Team Leader
1 Agency Representative
39/1500 ga. Relay Tanks
1/1700 ga. Relay Tank
1/2000 ga. Relay Tank
2818 Lengths of Hose
30 Pump kits
165 Pumps
BC
QC153 Pumps
220 Pump kits
4/1800 ga. Relay Tanks
BC
Compact Agreement Demobilization
To Resources From
P Resource Availability Report
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC US Total
Personnel
   Initial Attack 4p22
   Overhead11
Equipment
Aircraft
   Skimmer2/415
   Birddog1/BD
Trainee
From Position

United States:
Fire Activity: 52 fires for 4,663.19 hectares during the last 24 hours

Year to Date Fires 39,767
Year to Date Hectares 1,192,540.60



US Preparedness Level

Level 2 Description:
One Geographic Area experiencing high fire danger.
Wildland fire activity is occurring and a potential exists for escapes to larger (project) fires.
Minimal mobilization of resources from other Geographic Areas is occurring.
The potential exists for mobilizing additional resources from other Geographic Areas.

Duty Officer: Dave Bokovay
CIFFC: 24 hours ciffc@ciffc.ca
204-784-2030 www.ciffc.ca
Summary of the Total Fires and Hectares to Date compared to the Last Year fire season
Fires Hectares
2013 2014 2013 2014
BC 0 1,388 BC 0 338,892
YT 0 34 YT 0 1,209
AB 0 1,342 AB 0 22,657
NT 0 385 NT 0 3,387,066
SK 0 390 SK 0 480,419
MB 0 236 MB 0 31,878
ON 0 296 ON 0 5,383
QC 0 281 QC 0 38,785
NL 0 111 NL 0 12,689
NB 0 169 NB 0 109
NS 0 158 NS 0 546
PE 0 0 PE 0 0
PC 0 89 PC 0 288,041
Total 0 4,879 Total 0 4,607,674
Fires Hectares
5 yr avg 10 yr avg 15 yr avg 20 yr avg 25 yr avg 5 yr avg 10 yr avg 15 yr avg 20 yr avg 25 yr avg
BC 0 918 1,120 1,333 1,066 BC 0 43,132 48,240 45,099 36,079
YT 0 60 68 91 73 YT 0 220,473 165,705 189,600 151,680
AB 0 741 833 816 653 AB 0 53,383 94,334 127,104 101,683
NT 0 89 113 168 135 NT 0 107,701 138,614 481,888 385,510
SK 0 208 364 442 353 SK 0 295,493 294,624 375,964 300,771
MB 0 150 322 362 290 MB 0 43,649 82,101 174,242 139,393
ON 0 572 716 934 747 ON 0 13,681 63,693 114,725 91,780
QC 0 334 487 588 470 QC 0 130,535 162,282 230,722 184,577
NL 0 51 96 106 85 NL 0 6,256 21,078 27,250 21,800
NB 0 113 195 235 188 NB 0 140 260 332 266
NS 59 143 196 222 177 NS 97 356 515 489 391
PE 0 7 9 13 10 PE 0 12 15 31 25
PC 41 59 67 72 58 PC 61,827 79,318 68,392 57,942 46,353
Total 100 3,446 4,587 5,380 4,304 Total 61,924 994,129 1,139,853 1,825,387 1,460,310