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Bighorn Fire reports 2020

Updated: 6 July 2020

The Bighorn Fire in the Santa Catalina Mountains just a few miles south of Cassiopeia Observatory is a significant wildfire started by lightning on 5 June 2020. Part of Oracle was evacuated 18-22 June, with all of Oracle, including us, remaining under the SET to evacuate order 17-26 June. The evacuation status for Oracle was lowered early evening 26 June to READY.

Fire Status as of 6 July 0700 MST: 119,020 acres burned, 75% contained
Oracle Evacuation Status: READY

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View 17 June 2020 from our south fence

Reports
Date
Bighorn Fire updates, New Accessories tests, iPhone Moon 4 July 2020
Fire Updates, M85 Galaxy Supernova 2020nlb 30 June 2020
Bighorn Fire update, Better News, Short Session in Observatory 27 June 2020
Bighorn Fire updates, New PZT 26 June 2020
Bighorn Fire updates & some Good News! 23 June 2020
Wildfire updates, Many Thanks to our Firefighters! 20 June 2020
Bighorn Fire Updates 17 June 2020
Bighorn Fire updates, Supernova 2020fqv, iPhone Globular Clusters 14 June 2020
Smokey Skies continued, New PZT, Wolf 359 Parallax 12 June 2020
Still Smokey Sky, Siamese Twins Galaxies, Knife Edge Galaxy 10 June 2020
Wildfires, iPhone M10 & M12 Globular Clusters, Virgo Galaxies viewing 9 June 2020
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