Sharp Fire

San Bernardino County Last Update: Tuesday, August 13, 2013 11:45 p.m. PDT

100%
Contained
243
Acres burned
Aug 8
Started (2013)
46
Air Quality Index (500: most hazardous)
Sharp Fire
Location of
Sheep Canyon Just South of Wrightwood
Structures Threatened
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Structures Destroyed
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Evacuations
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Injuries
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Recent KPCC Coverage

Resources Deployed

Fire Personnel
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Updates Tracker

August 11, 2013 12:10 p.m. PDT

Crews continue to battle the 163-acre Sharp Fire burning outside the mountain-top town of Wrightwood Sunday. Evacuations for about residents of about 100 homes that had been in danger were lifted at noon, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

August 9, 2013 7:51 p.m. PDT

Unusually sensitive people living near Wrightwood should consider reducing prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors.

More Details

Administrative Unit
Angeles National Forest
Road Closures
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Cause
Under Investigation
School Closures
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Cooperating Agencies
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Conditions
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Additional Details
Information from Inciweb
Current Situation
This will be the last 209 for the Sharp Fire. A local Type 3 organization assumed command of the fire at 0600 HRS on 08/13/2013. Smoldering of heavy fuels. Fuel for the fire includes Chaparral (6 feet). Terrain difficulty is Extreme.
Damage Assessment
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Training
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