8/22/2013 - 5:20 p.m.
Plumas Natinal Firest fire crews have been very busy responding to new lightning sparked fires all day long. Nearly all of the fires have been small and easily knocked down as a result of last nights rain.
One new fire at Frenchman Lake may be a little more challenging. Crews on the ground have requested assistance from from a helicopter and two airtankers. THe airtankers are in-bound from their base at Grass Valley.