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Plum Fire: Blaze at 11.65 acres

From Cal Fire:

UPDATE at 8:55 p.m. Thursday

Cal Fire firefighters assisting the Tahoe National Forest on the plum fire. Located near Moores Flat and Graniteville Road at the county line between Sierra County and Nevada County. Fire mapped at 11.65 acres.

From Tahoe National Forest:

Location: Yuba River Ranger District, in the area of Lafayette Ridge

Initial Size Up: 3-5 acres, moderate rate of spread.

Tahoe National Forest Dispatch has dispatched aerial and ground firefighting resources. TNF Air Attack 17 is over fire coordinating aerial firefighting aircraft taking suppression action.

Air Tankers 88, 89, TNF Helicopter 514 and cover Helicopter 3CH with Helitack crews engaged with additional aerial resources ordered.

514 Tahoe Helitack is on-scene.

TNF Engines 334, 332, 373 with hand crews, water tenders are making access. Cooperator resources including engines, water tenders, and dozer have been ordered and responding.

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