Cameron Peak Fire

Smoke from Cameron Peak Fire from Distance
Smoke from Cameron Peak Fire

For information about the checkpoints, getting through them, and more:

"The Cameron Peak Fire Joint Information Center (JIC) is open daily from 8a - 5p as needed. Call 970-980-2500 to hear a recording of the most current information and the option to speak to a call-taker while the JIC is open." https://www.larimer.org/cameron-peak-fire

The Larimer County Sheriff's Office public info line is also helpful. You might have to leave a message. 970-980-2501. The real-time web camera in the village: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emZrXAj5Ec4

Real-time web camera on Deadman Lookout Tower: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pt8xOqz_PGI The

Cameron Peak Fire Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CameronPeakFire The YouTube channel with all the Facebook videos (although not updated as quickly as their Facebook page): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPNA6qSJC2UYKz68rp9etvA/videos

The Inciweb page, which has quite a bit of information. Be sure to explore the Information, Announcements, Closures, News, Photographs, Videos, Maps links just below the large area map, unit information, incident contacts, etc.. https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6964/ Smoke outlook: https://wildlandfiresmoke.net/outlooks/NorthCentralColorado

More smoke and air quality information: https://fire.airnow.gov/

The searchable "story map" with the measurement tool (use the Perimeter Map section and the ruler below the search box): https://arcg.is/1ayXeD0

The National Fire Situational Awareness (NFSA) Tool: https://maps.nwcg.gov/sa/#/%3F/40.609/-105.879/10

CalTopo map, which shows wind direction and speed: https://caltopo.com/map.html?fbclid=IwAR1Q-8xsTuQlGs6DISyH_vhTNsQpmaQ5TfeBvJf_VZFNXQ-zZmS31MXG85s#ll=40.77433,-105.60548&z=14&b=mbt&a=modis_mp%2Cwxd_wspd-01

Wind speed is indicated by the color of the line. There's a legend at the very top and near the Wind Plot checkbox. The Green is 10 mph, yellow is 20 mph, orange is 30 mph, red is 40 mph, and blue is 50 mph. The NASA-Firms map: https://firms.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/map/?fbclid=IwAR393OTisKqwtJ9kwhglZwKoOK1r5dgphE5QktCNG6996EV14nNDGN_XCNY#t:adv;d:2020-09-25..2020-09-26;@-105.7,40.7,12z  For the last, use the Streets background. At the very bottom is a measurement tool, that Ruler icon. Also, at the bottom is a timeline. You can use the light blue bar to change the display to only reflect data from a certain time period - i.e., just that day's hot spots.

Larimer County Sheriff's Office Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/larimersheriff Their Twitter page: https://twitter.com/LarimerSheriff

Larimer County's all in one Cameron Peak Fire page: https://www.larimer.org/cameron-peak-fire

LETA's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/LETA911 Twitter: https://twitter.com/LETA_911

NoCoAlerts Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NOCOAlert Twitter: https://twitter.com/NOCOAlert

Poudre Valley REA: https://www.facebook.com/PoudreValleyREA Twitter: https://twitter.com/PoudreValleyREA

As the Mullen Fire grows larger, many are keeping an eye on it. Here is its Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MullenFire Inciweb page for the Mullen Fire: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7208/