Kaibab National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
800 S. 6th St.
Williams, AZ 86046
Kaibab National Forest and Grand Canyon National Park fire resources are working the Rain Wildfire southwest of Grand Canyon Airport on the Tusayan Ranger District. The Rain fire is 154 acres in size and is being suppressed by aerial and ground firefighting resources. The wildfire is currently being mopped up and is producing minimal smoke. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
|Current as of|
|Cause||Human: Under Investigation|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday June 21st, 2017 approx. 12:00 PM|
|Location||5 miles southwest of Tusayan|
|Incident Commander||Mike Epperson|
|Coordinates||35.908 latitude, -112.226 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||80%|
Pinyon Pine and Juniper
Hold fire line and mopup
|Projected Incident Activity|
Hot, dry, windy conditions