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Knob Hill

Unit Information

Coronado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Tucson, AZ 85701

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Fire activity is minimal. Feb. 13 crews will hold, patrol and improve firelines, and scout, patrol and cold-trail/line as needed. As fire activity decreases further and containment is reached, the fire will be placed in monitor status, and personnel released as staffing needs decrease.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSaturday February 10th, 2018 approx. 11:45 AM
Location15 miles east of St. David AZ
Incident CommanderMcClain/ Thompson (T)
Incident DescriptionType 3 Incident
Coordinates31.92 latitude, -110.06 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel77
Size2,896 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained74%
Fuels Involved

Grass and Brush

Significant Events

Miinimal, creeping and backing


Planned Actions

Hold, patrol and improve firelines. Scout, patrol and cold-trail/line as needed. To limit fire growth and protect public and private property, and protect natural and cultural resources.

Projected Incident Activity

Full perimeter control

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Mainly dry conditions through Tuesday.

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