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

Jun 30, 2016, 15:00 Hours
National Preparedness Level: Level 2
Description: Most Agencies have Low to Moderate wildland fire hazard and load with a moderate potential for increased load. Wildland fire activity is occurring and a potential exists for escapes to larger (project) fires. Minimal mobilization of resources is occurring through CIFFC. The potential exists for mobilizing additional resources. National resource levels remain adequate to meet occurring and anticipated wildland fire activity.
Weekly teleconference scheduled (Wednesday 11:00 CDT). Call-in required.
Prov Agency Operational Summary
BCMultiple IA starts expecting to pick up more. Resources on hand are adequate at this time.
ABModerate hazard with high probability for starts
ONSeven new fires in the province yesterday, 24 currently burning. No problems encountered or expected.
PCDispatching resources (crews, Overhead) to Wood Buffalo to assist with VAR protection.
A Last 24 Hours
All Fires
LTG HUM TOT
BC241842
YT22
AB331245
NT88
SK66
MB0
ON257
QC11
NL0
NB0
NS11
PE0
PC33
Total 79 36 115
B Full Response
Burning Totals
OC UC TOT OUT TOT Hectares
BC36770BC39046092,344.00
YT123YT1316275.00
AB23032AB863895606,758.77
NT437NT1017249.07
SK4812SK1871998,940.20
MB1212MB10812020,490.00
ON61319ON31833710,868.90
QC88QC305313330.60
NL11NL5152347.00
NB0NB231231263.90
NS0NS199199356.14
PE0PE6619.40
PC145PC1621105.00
Total 21 148 169 Total 2697 2866 741,347.98
C Modified Response
ACT OUT TOT Hectares
BC33171.00
YT72914,530.00
AB0
NT1952415,765.19
SK32568829,693.50
MB124161,247.00
ON43774,496.80
QC3362,395.10
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC66510.00
Total 86 73 159 138,808.59
D Grand Totals
Fires Hectares
BC46392,515.00
YT2514,805.00
AB895606,758.77
NT4116,014.26
SK28738,633.70
MB13621,737.00
ON34485,365.70
QC3192,725.70
NL52347.00
NB231263.90
NS199356.14
PE619.40
PC27615.00
Total 3025 880,156.57
E Prescribed Fires
ACT OUT Total Hectares
BC0
YT0
AB14141,732.68
NT0
SK116.00
MB0
ON11144.00
QC0
NL0
NB0
NS0
PE0
PC213152,845.00
Total 16 15 31 4,727.68
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 2
AB 2
NT 2
SK 2
MB 2
ON 2
QC 2
NL 2
NB 1
NS 2
PE
PC 2
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
ABResources adequate.
ONExpecting high intensity class fires for today in areas where FWI are extreme.
PCpre-positioning resources in southern mountain block given lightning and long weekend forecast.
I Prediction of Fire Occurrence
Lightning Human
BC245
SK1-31-2
MB0-30-2
ON1-32-6
QC5-71-3
PC11
J Priority Wildland Fires (Status and Comments)
Fire # Lat Long Size (ha) Resources Committed Comments (forecast control etc.)
ABMWF-00954 40 12111 27 51589,617.00Type 2 IMTBeing held
K Casual Hire Helicopters
Light Intermediate Medium Heavy
YT2
AB105035
NT2
SK45
MB32
ON41
QC51
Total 10 70 44 0
L Possibility of Resource Requirements

Outstanding Resource Requests
For Resources
M Past 24 Hours Mobilization
To Resources From
NT1 Air attack officerAB
N Resource Mobilization: To
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC CIFFC US Total
Personnel
   Overhead123
Equipment
   Pump Kits664664
   Hose50005000
   Sprinkler heads0
   Pulaski250250
Aircraft
 
Resource Mobilization: From
BC YT AB NT SK MB ON QC NL NB NS PE PC CIFFC US Total
Personnel
   Overhead1113
Equipment
   Pump Kits60064664
   Hose200030005000
   Sprinkler heads0
   Pulaski150100250
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 3p2020
   Initial Attack 4p55
   Sustained Action 20p5117
   Incident Mgmt Team 8p11
   Incident Mgmt Team 19p11
   Overhead20106642
Equipment
   Pump Kits502070
   Hose10006001600
Aircraft
   Skimmer4/8024/2152/4152/415
   Landbased1/188, 1/5801/580
   Birddog4/BD2/BD1/BD
Trainee
From Position

United States:
Fire Activity: 174 fires for 6,600.02 hectares during the last 24 hours

Year to Date Fires 25,426
Year to Date Hectares 853,903.30



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: Marc Mousseau
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
2015 2016 2015 2016
BC 654 463 BC 80,998 92,515
YT 176 25 YT 95,015 14,805
AB 1,170 895 AB 167,467 606,759
NT 168 41 NT 183,501 16,014
SK 519 287 SK 415,587 38,634
MB 262 136 MB 14,200 21,737
ON 285 344 ON 28,329 85,366
QC 284 319 QC 2,098 2,726
NL 103 52 NL 2,201 347
NB 169 231 NB 204 264
NS 203 199 NS 464 356
PE 4 6 PE 2 19
PC 79 27 PC 362,217 615
Total 4,076 3,025 Total 1,352,283 880,157
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 351 426 481 454 363 BC 20,804 18,386 20,811 16,517 13,213
YT 83 66 65 65 52 YT 43,476 43,566 56,514 50,822 40,657
AB 773 851 799 706 565 AB 197,829 116,401 123,877 115,397 92,318
NT 113 84 72 73 58 NT 160,638 100,589 69,181 62,813 50,250
SK 260 300 310 308 246 SK 143,619 236,993 209,464 170,821 136,657
MB 154 185 225 221 177 MB 44,532 42,368 46,696 42,910 34,328
ON 296 343 346 419 336 ON 33,330 23,529 34,024 66,121 52,897
QC 248 335 350 396 317 QC 140,800 160,027 154,924 153,562 122,850
NL 71 69 75 83 66 NL 29,390 15,845 11,180 11,242 8,993
NB 188 178 183 194 155 NB 285 263 268 373 298
NS 170 200 198 198 159 NS 412 826 707 694 555
PE 2 5 5 9 7 PE 2 8 8 25 20
PC 32 38 34 32 26 PC 119,215 80,850 55,830 45,802 36,641
Total 2,742 3,081 3,141 3,159 2,527 Total 934,333 839,650 783,484 737,098 589,679