Fire burning near Jobs Peak
A fire burning in the saddle between Jobs Peak and Jobs Sister is visible from Carson Valley, but not accessible.
East Fork firefighters confirmed a smoke plume after receiving a report at 10:18 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12.
Aerial resources will have to be used to extinguish what is estimated to be a tenth of an acre fire, according to the Sierra Front Interagency Dispatch.
Western Nevada experienced heavy lightning on Monday night, Sept. 11, which may be responsible for the fire.