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

Sep 27, 2017, 15:00 Hours
NOTE: TODAY'S REPORT IS THE LAST TO BE PUBLISHED FOR THE 2017 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.
Weekly teleconference scheduled (Wednesday 11:00 CDT). Call-in required.
Prov Agency Operational Summary
A Last 24 Hours
All Fires
LTG HUM TOT
BC44
YT0
AB11
NT0
SK11
MB0
ON22
QC0
NL11
NB22
NS0
PE0
PC0
Total 1 10 11
B Full Response
Burning Totals
OC UC TOT OUT TOT Hectares
BC21109130BC113312631,211,719.00
YT0YT27272,531.00
AB11415AB1148116348,070.69
NT0NT57571,822.50
SK11SK1341358,664.90
MB44MB3483529,902.00
ON112ON5615631,336.20
QC0QC2602606,616.90
NL0NL6969696.30
NB167NB199206133.60
NS0NS168168725.20
PE0PE447.12
PC0PC11711728,541.00
Total 25 134 159 Total 4225 4384 1,320,766.41
C Modified Response
ACT OUT TOT Hectares
BC22415.00
YT8888327,795.00
AB0
NT1951951,026,943.67
SK2199201389,469.40
MB54126180159,621.00
ON1316918298,907.60
QC292927,407.00
NL113.00
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC4343105,440.00
Total 71 850 921 2,136,001.67
D Grand Totals
Fires Hectares
BC12651,212,134.00
YT115330,326.00
AB116348,070.69
NT2521,028,766.17
SK336398,134.30
MB532169,523.00
ON745100,243.80
QC28934,023.90
NL70699.30
NB206133.60
NS168725.20
PE47.12
PC160133,981.00
Total 5305 3,456,768.08
E Prescribed Fires
ACT OUT Total Hectares
BC0
YT4447.50
AB29294,185.10
NT0
SK1165.00
MB0
ON33129.50
QC0
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC12121,714.00
Total 0 49 49 6,141.10
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 2
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
BC05
SK0-10-1
MB00-2
ON0-31-4
J Priority Wildland Fires (Status and Comments)
Fire # Lat Long Size (ha) Resources Committed Comments (forecast control etc.)
BCElephant Hill192,725.00IMT
66 firefighters
1 Helicopter
15 heavy equipment
95% Contained
Interface Fire
moderate to strong winds, but fire behavior remained quiet, with no measurable growth
Evacuation orders rescinded.
BCLamb Creek2,215.00Evacuation orders lifted
80% contained
Little fire behaviour expected for next few days
BCKenow Mountain15,448.00AB responding. SE Zone cooperating with Alberta IMT to ensure no further spread into BC. Evacuation orders in place
K Casual Hire Helicopters
Light Intermediate Medium Heavy
AB52
SK11
Total 0 6 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
   Overhead11
Equipment
   Hose2600926009
   Pump Kits960960
Aircraft
 
Resource Mobilization: From
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC CIFFC US Total
Personnel
   Overhead11
Equipment
   Hose50091000300010001000040001000100026009
   Pump Kits5015055122502032852025960
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
   Sustained Action 20p22
Equipment
Aircraft
   Skimmer2/4152/415
   Birddog1/BD
Trainee
From Position

United States:
Fire Activity: 62 fires for 968.41 hectares during the last 24 hours

Year to Date Fires 49,130
Year to Date Hectares 3,418,805.67



US Preparedness Level

Level 3 Description:
Two or more Geographic Areas are experiencing Wildland or prescribed fire activities requiring a major commitment of National Resources.
Additional resources are being ordered and mobilized through NICC. Incident Management
Teams are committed in two or more areas, or 275 crews are committed nationally.

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
2016 2017 2016 2017
BC 0 1,265 BC 0 1,212,134
YT 0 115 YT 0 330,326
AB 0 1,163 AB 0 48,071
NT 0 252 NT 0 1,028,766
SK 0 336 SK 0 398,134
MB 0 532 MB 0 169,523
ON 0 745 ON 0 100,244
QC 0 289 QC 0 34,024
NL 0 70 NL 0 699
NB 0 206 NB 0 134
NS 0 168 NS 0 725
PE 0 4 PE 0 7
PC 0 160 PC 0 133,981
Total 0 5,305 Total 0 3,456,768
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 0 159 760 916 733 BC 0 2,903 45,285 39,691 31,753
YT 0 10 45 63 50 YT 0 4,546 150,356 143,113 114,490
AB 0 122 546 648 519 AB 0 10,316 74,150 107,760 86,208
NT 0 18 75 110 88 NT 0 44,544 81,723 177,164 141,731
SK 0 37 200 330 264 SK 0 21,287 187,425 211,255 169,004
MB 0 37 227 285 228 MB 0 20,693 63,276 78,998 63,199
ON 0 108 510 718 574 ON 0 4,061 47,077 61,859 49,487
QC 0 89 314 438 350 QC 0 34,337 151,717 157,837 126,270
NL 0 9 51 84 67 NL 0 1,127 7,691 17,108 13,686
NB 0 29 110 176 141 NB 0 45 120 214 171
NS 0 40 110 166 133 NS 0 69 311 407 326
PE 0 1 5 9 8 PE 0 2 8 19 15
PC 0 21 48 55 44 PC 0 25,918 44,238 39,406 31,525
Total 0 678 3,002 3,998 3,198 Total 0 169,846 853,377 1,034,831 827,865