Tag Archives: Rex Complex

Rex Complex Fires update, July 19

Rex Complex Fires Update for July 19, 2015 (Anderson, AK) — Wildfires in the Rex Complex received heavy rain over the last 36 hours, aiding in suppression efforts and keeping fire spread in check. With the wetter weather conditions, Rex Complex Incident Commander Avi Shalom expects crews to make good progress over the next several […]

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Rex Complex Fires update; July 16

Rex Complex Fires Update for July 16, 2015 11:00 a.m. (Anderson, AK) — Wildfires in the Rex Complex received light rain yesterday evening which helped suppression efforts. Today, however, predicted winds and clearer skies could result in increased fire activity. Whenever possible, crews have taken advantage of the brief periods of cooler and wetter weather to gain […]

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Rex Complex Fire update, July 7

Fire activity is increasing on the northwest corner of the Fish Creek Fire. The fire perimeter has grown by 200 to 300 acres today and is within one mile of structures along the Parks Highway. Additional crews and equipment have been ordered. Access into the active fire area is difficult due to the swampy terrain. […]

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Rex Complex Fire update, July 4

Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team #1 Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander FINAL Rex Complex Daily Update Saturday, July 4, 2015 HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!! This will be the final regular daily update for the Rex Complex. Additional updates may be posted or e-mailed, but only if the situation changes significantly. Fire Information Number: 907-582-1406 through Sunday […]

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Rex Complex Fire update, July 2

Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team #1 Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander Fire Information Number:    907-582-1406 Fire Information E-Mail: rexcomplexfireinfo@gmail.com Fire Information Website: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4319 Fire at a Glance Location:    Kobe Fire: 6 miles SW of Anderson; Fish Creek Fire: 5 mi. NE of Anderson; Fire 524: 16 mi. SW of Anderson. Size: Total 16,519 acres    Fish […]

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Rex Complex Fire update, July 1

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team #1 Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander  Fire Information Number:  907-582-1406 Fire Information E-Mail:  rexcomplexfireinfo@gmail.com Fire Information Website: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4319/ Location:    Kobe: 6 miles SW of Anderson    Fish Cr: 5 mi. NE of Anderson    Fire 524: 16 mi. SW of Anderson Fire at a Glance: Total […]

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Alaska Closures and Evacuation Summary, June 30, 2015, 5:30 p.m.

  June 30, 2015, 5:30 p.m. • Aggie, #515 Located 30 miles northwest of Fairbanks The western portion of the White Mountains National Recreation Area, including all trails and lands, has been closed due to fire activity. The temporary closure order will be posted at the major entry points to the closure area at MP […]

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Rex Complex update, June 30

Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team #1 Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander Rex Complex Fire Daily Update Fire at a Glance Size: Total 16,519 acres Fish Creek Fire: 7,562 acres Kobe Fire: 8,876 acres Fire#524 81 acres Containment: 20% Assigned personnel: 545 Aircraft: 2 Type 1 Heavy-lift helicopters 4 Type 2 Medium-lift helicopters 1 Type 1 Light-lift […]

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Rex Complex update, June 29

Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team #1 Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander Monday, June 29, 2015 Rex Complex Fire Daily Update Fire at a Glance Size: Total 16,519 acres    Fish Creek Fire:   7,562 acres    Kobe Fire:            8,876 acres    Fire #524:                  81 acres Containment: 15% Assigned personnel:  530 Aircraft: 2 Type 1 Heavy-lift helicopters 3 […]

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Rex Complex update, June 28

Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team #1 Shawn Sheldon, Incident Commander Rex Complex Fire Daily Update Sunday, June 28, 2015 Fire at a Glance  Size: Total 18,246 acres Fish Creek Fire:   7,489 acres Kobe Fire:          10,676 acres 524 Fire                     81 acres Containment: 10% Assigned personnel:  530 Location: Kobe: 6 miles SW of Anderson Fish Cr: 5 […]

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