Como Fire is burning in pinyon pine/juniper habitat on BLM public lands approximately ten miles southeast of Dayton, Nevada. The cause is under investigation, but numerous lightning strikes occured in the area on Saturday evening, September 9. The Sierra Front Type III Incident Mangement Team will take over management of the incident at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, September 10.
|Date of Origin||Sunday September 09th, 2012 approx. 12:06 PM|
|Location||Ten miles southeast of Dayton, Nevada|
|Incident Commander||Nate Rasner|
|Estimated Containment Date||Tuesday September 11th, 2012 approx. 06:00 PM|
Pinyon pine, juniper and sagebrush.
The Sierra Front Type III Incident Management Team will take over management of the incident at 6:00 a.m. on September 10.
Limited road access.
|Wind Conditions||20 mph SW|