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

Sep 27, 2018, 15:00 Hours
This is the last Situation Report for the 2018 Fire Season.
National Preparedness Level: Level 1
Description: Agencies accomplish incident management objectives utilizing local resources with little or no CIFFC support. There is little risk of drawing down national capability to support incident operations.
  • Conditions are not favorable to support significant wildland fire activity in most agencies.
  • Resource capability is adequate with little or no mobilization of resources occurring through CIFFC.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is expected to remain minimal.
Prov Agency Operational Summary
A Last 24 Hours
All Fires
LTG HUM TOT
BC0
YT22
AB11
NT0
SK0
MB0
ON0
QC11
NL11
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC0
Total 0 5 5
B Full Response
Burning Totals
OC UC TOT OUT TOT Hectares
BC34255289BC171019991,348,522.00
YT33YT343711,550.00
AB1313AB1201121459,787.10
NT0NT1818424.54
SK0SK24124117,378.30
MB11MB37437581,865.00
ON22ON1165116731,972.80
QC0QC51551528,439.00
NL0NL127127391.00
NB0NB278278308.30
NS0NS181181247.00
PE0PE101010.57
PC246PC9810440,810.00
Total 36 278 314 Total 5952 6266 1,621,705.61
C Modified Response
ACT OUT TOT Hectares
BC0
YT19102974,074.00
AB0
NT6323812,797.50
SK168168101,380.30
MB29597136,096.00
ON6150156229,193.70
QC2606257,814.70
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC16132933,526.00
Total 51 528 579 644,882.20
D Grand Totals
Fires Hectares
BC19991,348,522.00
YT6685,624.00
AB121459,787.10
NT5613,222.04
SK409118,758.60
MB472217,961.00
ON1323261,166.50
QC57786,253.70
NL127391.00
NB278308.30
NS181247.00
PE1010.57
PC13374,336.00
Total 6845 2,266,587.81
E Prescribed Fires
ACT OUT Total Hectares
BC0
YT442.00
AB22221,290.90
NT0
SK1152.00
MB0
ON33149.70
QC0
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC1717535.00
Total 0 47 47 2,029.60
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
I Prediction of Fire Occurrence
Lightning Human
BC01
SK00-1
MB0-30-3
ON0-10-1
QC01-3
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
AB13
Total 0 1 3 0
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
Aircraft
 
Resource Mobilization: From
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC CIFFC US Total
Personnel
Equipment
Aircraft
Compact Agreement Mobilization
To Resources From
O Resource Demobilization
To Resources From
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
Equipment
Aircraft
   Skimmer2/415
Trainee
From Position

United States:
Fire Activity: 0 fires for 0.00 hectares during the last 24 hours

Year to Date Fires 0
Year to Date Hectares 0.00



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
2017 2018 2017 2018
BC 1,265 1,999 BC 1,212,134 1,348,522
YT 115 66 YT 330,326 85,624
AB 1,163 1,214 AB 48,071 59,787
NT 252 56 NT 1,028,766 13,222
SK 336 409 SK 398,134 118,759
MB 532 472 MB 169,523 217,961
ON 745 1,323 ON 100,244 261,167
QC 289 577 QC 34,024 86,254
NL 70 127 NL 699 391
NB 206 278 NB 134 308
NS 168 181 NS 725 247
PE 4 10 PE 7 11
PC 160 133 PC 133,981 74,336
Total 5,305 6,845 Total 3,456,768 2,266,589
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 253 127 739 926 741 BC 242,427 121,213 125,546 100,176 80,140
YT 23 12 48 63 50 YT 66,065 33,033 169,908 159,122 127,298
AB 233 116 541 686 549 AB 9,614 4,807 41,354 110,123 88,098
NT 50 25 87 117 94 NT 205,753 102,877 148,362 226,297 181,037
SK 67 34 164 323 258 SK 79,627 39,813 157,134 230,968 184,774
MB 106 53 213 293 234 MB 33,905 16,952 69,080 85,784 68,627
ON 149 75 491 679 543 ON 20,049 10,024 42,214 65,391 52,313
QC 58 29 277 412 329 QC 6,805 3,402 94,848 141,291 113,033
NL 14 7 47 82 66 NL 140 70 5,358 16,669 13,335
NB 41 21 104 171 137 NB 27 13 112 214 172
NS 34 17 105 158 127 NS 145 73 345 417 334
PE 1 0 5 8 6 PE 1 1 9 15 12
PC 32 29 53 60 48 PC 26,796 17,102 52,697 46,090 36,872
Total 1,061 544 2,872 3,979 3,183 Total 691,354 349,381 906,968 1,182,558 946,046