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Perkinsville

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INCIDENT UPDATED 5/7/2013

Approximate Location

34.759 latitude, -112.359 longitude

Incident Overview

Resources on scene are:

  • 5 overhead
  • 2 engines
  • 1 water tender
  • 1 crew

Perkinsville Fire is in mop-up stage and should be controlled by 6pm tonight.


Basic Information

Incident TypeWildfire
CauseHuman Cause, Under Invesigation
Date of OriginTuesday April 30th, 2013 approx. 12:29 PM
LocationPerkinsville Rd East of Chino Valley, AZ (Yavapai County)
Incident CommanderRuss Shumate

Current Situation

Total Personnel100
Size1,408 acres
Percent Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateTuesday April 30th, 2013 approx. 10:00 PM
Fuels Involved

1 Short grass (1 Foot)

Fire Behavior

Wind driven fire; erratic fire behavior.

Significant Events

Very fast rate of spread. Extreme wind events.

Outlook

Planned Actions

Night shift will be in patrol and moppup status with two engines and a water tender.

Tomorrow will be patrol and moppup with two engines, one water tender, and a handcrew.

Growth Potential

none

Terrain Difficulty

none

Remarks

Mop up stage. Currently 5 overhead, 2 engines, 1 water tender and 1 crew on scene.

Current Weather

Wind Conditions16 mph SW
Temperature78 degrees
Humidity9%

Unit Information

Arizona State Forestry Division - State Office
1110 W. Washington St
Phoenix, AZ 85007

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