CIFFC SitRep

National Fire Situation Report

Aug 4, 2021 2:55pm, CT
Level 5
National mobilization is heavily committed and increased measures need to be taken to support agencies. Active agencies may take emergency measures to sustain incident operations. Inactive/low activity agencies are at drawdown levels.
  • Full commitment of national resources is ongoing.
  • Demand for interagency resources through CIFFC is extreme.
  • National availability of resources is limited, international resources are being mobilized.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is high to extreme and expected to remain so in one or multiple agencies.
Canadian Wildland Fire Information System
AgencyOperational Summary
BCAn upper ridge will lie directly over the province. A mix of sun and cloud is expected. Isolated showers northern BC and the Kootenays. A frontal system will bring showers to the North Coast and Skeena zones. There is a risk of afternoon thundershowers, primarily in NE and SE BC. Highs in the mid twenties to mid thirties across most of the province. Areas of smoke continuing across the South.
YTSignificant rain across the southern territory yesterday. Central and northern remain unseasonally hot and dry.
For current year from January 1.
New Wildland Fires Yesterday
AgencyNaturalHumanUndeterminedTotal
BC662019105
YT2002
AB82111
NT0000
SK1001
MB4004
ON7108
QC0101
NL0000
NB0000
NS0000
PE0000
PC0000
Total882420132
Full Response
AgencyOCBHUCTotalHectaresOUTHectaresTotalHectares
BC1653767269551,574.010956,143.61364557,717.6
YT201356.03215.83571.8
AB310324547,078.19517,472.799654,550.8
NT10237,100.054343.5577,443.5
SK290433128,951.01116,933.7144135,884.7
MB1681943354,031.921761,709.2260415,741.1
ON2661143130,422.991214,930.0955145,352.9
QC00000.04557,699.14557,699.1
NL00000.058306.358306.3
NB00000.0153307.5153307.5
NS00000.0110196.9110196.9
PE00000.010.110.1
PC00000.038180.438180.4
Total242611364391,219,213.94187106,238.846261,325,452.7
Modified Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT60630,362.0
AB0000.0
NT861429,673.2
SK98279377751,314.6
MB17223944,137.8
ON9312445,164.0
QC099802.7
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1010.0
Total1393194581,301,454.3
Monitored Response
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT6326567,341.9
AB0000.0
NT5185980,906.0
SK1120.2
MB9429123476,525.4
ON721183116,131.8
QC2131548,208.7
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC1411515,412.4
Total29765362804,526.4
Grand Totals
AgencyFiresHectares
BC1364557,717.6
YT10697,775.7
AB*99654,550.8
NT130118,022.7
SK523887,199.5
MB422936,404.3
ON1050706,648.7
QC47956,710.5
NL58306.3
NB153307.5
NS110196.9
PE10.1
PC5415,592.8
Total54463,431,433.4

* Totals include fires from last fire season that are still listed as active. Please refer to the agency’s own website for more information.

Prescribed Fires
AgencyActiveOutTotalHectares
BC0000.0
YT0000.0
AB0000.0
NT0000.0
SK0000.0
MB0000.0
ON03398.7
QC0000.0
NL0000.0
NB0000.0
NS0000.0
PE0000.0
PC01414600.2
Total01717698.9
AgencyFireLocationSOCSize
BCAkokli Creek (N71686), 0OC3,012.0
BCBig Stick Lake (C51290), 0OC7,045.0
BCBill Nye Mountain (N11629), 0OC2,956.0
BCBrenda Creek (K51924), 0OC824.0
BCBunting Road (K41561), 0OC4,932.0
BCChief Louie Lake (R11562), 0OC18,338.0
BCCrazy Creek Gorge FSR (K41769), 0OC2,446.0
BCFlat Lake (C41602), 0OC53,211.0
BCGarrison Lake (K62088, 0OC8,175.0
BCGeorge Road (K70804), 0OC1,390.0
BCGrizzly Lake (G41711), 0OC4,891.0
BCHunakwa Lake (K41676), 0OC2,700.0
BCJuly Mountain (K61882), 0OC2,000.0
BCMckay Creek (K71030), 0OC27,811.0
BCMckinley Lake (C31056), 0OC1,835.0
BCMichaud Creek (N51765), 0OC8,847.0
BCMomich Lake (K21658), 0OC6,500.0
BCNk'Mip Creek (K52061), 0OC16,005.0
BCOctopus Creek (N51800), 0OC18,337.0
BCPurdy Lake (C11491, 0OC8,100.0
BCSparks Lake (K21001), 0OC68,511.0
BCTentfire Creek (G71138), 0OC2,180.0
BCThomas Creek (K51794), 0OC10,280.0
BCThree Valley Lake (K41807), 0OC500.0
BCTremont Creek (K21849), 0OC27,624.0
BCTrozzo Creek (N51705), 0OC5,202.0
BCTwo Mile Road (K42078), 0OC1,200.0
BCWhite Rock Lake (K61884), 0OC32,500.0
BCYoung Lake (C41097), 0OC6,937.0
YTDA026_2164.01, 139.24UC0.0
AgencyAPL
BC5
YT3
AB3
NT2
SK4
MB5
ON5
QC1
NL2
NB1
NS1
PE0
PC2
5
National mobilization is heavily committed and measures need to be taken to support GA's. Active GA's must take emergency measures to sustain incident operations.
  • Full commitment of national resources is ongoing.
  • Resource orders filled at NICC by specifically coordinating requests with GACCs as resources become available.
  • Potential for emerging significant wildland fires is high and expected to remain high in multiple geographic areas.
Fires YesterdayAcres Yesterday*YTD FiresYTD Acres*
15455,525.0038,4473,279,393.00
* 1 Acre = 0.404685642 Hectares
YTD Fires
Agency20202021
BC3471,327
YT21106
AB464995
NT66130
SK96523
MB112422
ON4661,049
QC633479
NL6158
NB329153
NS121110
PE101
PC5154
Total2,7775,407
Area Burned YTD (Ha)
Agency20202021
BC806557,718
YT15,13597,776
AB92752,131
NT19,612118,023
SK42,060887,200
MB49,420936,404
ON6,194706,649
QC67,82756,711
NL2,080306
NB1,142308
NS654197
PE80
PC1,65515,593
Total207,5193,429,013
Fire averages
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC7867971,0001,010970
YT6484838792
AB8869921,1141,1021,005
NT121180164166179
SK244305359398423
MB238273302352351
ON524574588620693
QC425399433471512
NL74868897106
NB215214206212227
NS146167194203215
PE446610
PC5761706864
Total3,7844,1364,6074,7924,847
Area Burned Averages (Ha)
Agency5 yr10 yr15 yr20 yr25 yr
BC142,071122,478101,75290,14074,719
YT132,311114,384106,631160,061148,092
AB307,232333,941246,953230,522204,880
NT117,354491,859388,028319,872310,913
SK84,730316,167469,116426,675364,496
MB78,032129,373120,385117,749106,523
ON128,142143,266101,923101,854117,504
QC45,928202,898198,469232,183237,699
NL2,99219,29517,42517,13220,983
NB391357324308387
NS418431703649660
PE811131429
PC34,969124,051101,94089,12075,699
Total1,074,5781,998,5111,853,6621,786,2791,662,584