7/5 San Juan Fire Morning Update
For Immediate Release July 5, 2014 - 8:00 a.m. Public Fire Information: 928-537-8420, 928-532-0031 Media Line: 623-738-6480 Inciweb: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/3912/ Facebook:... more
The San Juan Fire will transition in management from Southwest Area Incident Management Team 4 back to the Fort Apache BIA and Apache-Sitgreaves NFs at 6:00 p.m on July 5. Incident Commander Matt Reidy wishes to thank the host agencies and local communities for their support.
|Current as of|
|Cause||Human Caused, Under Investigation|
|Date of Origin||Thursday June 26th, 2014 approx. 11:45 AM|
|Location||18 miles southeast of Show Low, Arizona|
|Incident Description||The San Juan Fire Is Located On The White Mountain Apache Reservation And The Apache - Sitgreaves National Forests.|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||95%|
|Percent of Perimeter To Be Contained||100%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Friday July 11th, 2014 approx. 12:00 AM|
Mixed conifer and ponderosa pine
Southwest Area Incident Management Team 4 will return management of the fire back to the Fort Apache BIA and Apache-Sitgreaves NFs.
Local units will patrol the fire on their respective units.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Crews will complete rehabilitation of fire lines and patrol the fire's edge. No fire growth is expected.
Monsoonal activity is predicted for the area for the next several days.