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

Apr 26, 2017, 15:00 Hours
NOTE: If Section F (Agency APL) is blank, the agency did not submit a report.
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
ONFive fires over the last seven days, 4 are out. One fire is still being monitored along with one prescribed burn.
A Last 24 Hours
All Fires
LTG HUM TOT
BC11
YT0
AB88
NT0
SK0
MB0
ON0
QC33
NL0
NB22
NS0
PE0
PC0
Total 0 14 14
B Full Response
Burning Totals
OC UC TOT OUT TOT Hectares
BC0BC323257.00
YT0YT0
AB1212AB5365431.30
NT0NT0
SK0SK442.70
MB0MB0
ON0ON17175.90
QC11QC13147.00
NL0NL0
NB0NB9917.10
NS0NS6363634.00
PE0PE0
PC0PC66147.30
Total 0 13 13 Total 197 210 1,302.30
C Modified Response
ACT OUT TOT Hectares
BC0
YT0
AB0
NT0
SK779.30
MB0
ON1233.60
QC0
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC0
Total 1 9 10 12.90
D Grand Totals
Fires Hectares
BC3257.00
YT00.00
AB65431.30
NT00.00
SK1112.00
MB00.00
ON209.50
QC147.00
NL00.00
NB917.10
NS63634.00
PE00.00
PC6147.30
Total 220 1,315.20
E Prescribed Fires
ACT OUT Total Hectares
BC0
YT0
AB17171,676.20
NT0
SK0
MB0
ON1233.60
QC0
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC145734.50
Total 19 6 25 2,414.30
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
AB 1
NT 1
SK 1
MB
ON 1
QC 1
NL 1
NB 1
NS 1
PE
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
ONMajority of crew staff on hire. SP300 and other training courses ongoing. Snow and forecasted rain will keep the hazard low into next week.
I Prediction of Fire Occurrence
Lightning Human
BC03
SK1
ON00-2
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
AB242
SK1
Total 2 5 2 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
   Initial Attack 3p1010
   Sustained Action 20p22
   Incident Mgmt Team 19p22
   Overhead4040
Equipment
Aircraft
   Landbased1/188
   Birddog1/BD
Trainee
From Position

United States:
Fire Activity: 676 fires for 5,290.46 hectares during the last 24 hours

Year to Date Fires 17,458
Year to Date Hectares 901,606.43

Valid for the week of April 14-20


US Preparedness Level

Level 1 Description:
No large fire activity nationally.
Most Geographic Areas have low to moderate fire danger.
Little or no commitment of National Resources.

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 32 BC 0 57
YT 0 0 YT 0 0
AB 0 65 AB 0 431
NT 0 0 NT 0 0
SK 0 11 SK 0 12
MB 0 0 MB 0 0
ON 0 20 ON 0 10
QC 0 14 QC 0 7
NL 0 0 NL 0 0
NB 0 9 NB 0 17
NS 0 63 NS 0 634
PE 0 0 PE 0 0
PC 0 6 PC 0 147
Total 0 220 Total 0 1,315
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 13 34 44 35 BC 0 94 197 206 165
YT 0 0 0 0 0 YT 0 0 0 0 0
AB 0 13 38 43 34 AB 0 22 214 307 245
NT 0 0 0 0 0 NT 0 0 0 0 0
SK 0 2 8 11 9 SK 0 80 155 267 214
MB 0 3 12 15 12 MB 0 166 739 1,169 935
ON 0 10 19 24 19 ON 0 14 49 113 90
QC 0 3 12 12 10 QC 0 8 16 14 11
NL 0 0 0 1 1 NL 0 0 1 4 3
NB 0 3 17 16 13 NB 0 2 28 31 25
NS 0 15 27 23 19 NS 0 19 145 112 90
PE 0 0 0 0 0 PE 0 0 0 0 0
PC 0 1 1 1 1 PC 0 0 33 26 20
Total 0 62 167 189 151 Total 0 405 1,578 2,249 1,799