George Washington & Jefferson National Forests
U.S. Forest Service
5162 Valleypointe Parkway
Roanoke, VA 24019
Gate Mountain Wildfire was located south of SR 259 near Fulks Run on Gate Mountain in Rockingham County. The fire was 1125 acres in Rockingham County.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday May 13th, 2018 approx. 05:00 PM|
|Location||South of SR 259 near Fulks Run on Gate Mountain|
|Incident Commander||USDA Forest Service|
|Coordinates||38.62 latitude, -79.006 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||90%|
Brush (2 feet)
Monitor and strengthen containment lines, mop up fire interior.
The fire received 2.25" rain on 4/15/18