News Release June 30, 2014 Final Update
Management of the Assayii Lake Fire will go to Type 4 IC Beulah Woodie. Summary: Management of the fire will be returned back to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Navajo Fire Management Program... more
|Current as of|
|Cause||Human- Under Investigation|
|Date of Origin||Friday June 13th, 2014 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||3 miles southeast of Crystal, NM and 12 miles northeast of Navajo, NM.|
|Incident Commander||Leon Ben Jr.|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||98%|
Pinyon pine, juniper, and ponderosa pine at higher elevations and sage/grass at lower elevations
Smoldering/Creeping and burning of interior islands continues to be the fire behavior. Mop-up and patrol around fire perimeter and interior. Road, dozer and most hand lines rehab are complete.
Mop-up, patrol and keep containment lines secure around the perimeter.Rehab dozer lines. Begin equipment removal.
|Projected Incident Activity|
12 hour: Low potential for fire movement. Expect smoldering/ creeping and short flame lengths with no perimeter movement. Interior pockets of unburned fuel may be consumed.
24 hour: Same
48 hour: Same
72 hour: Same
Higher temperatures, low humidity, possible scatter thunderstorms and some wind.