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Tinder Fire

Unit Information

Coconino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

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Incident Contacts

Tinder Fire info
Phone: 928-477-2255
Hours: business hours

Coconino National Forest
Phone: 928-527-3600
Hours: M-F 8-4

Coconino County EOC (evacuation info)
Phone: 928-679-8393

Highlighted Activity

05/12/2018 Final Update: Type III team winding down, winds moving ash
HAPPY JACK, Ariz., May 12, 2018, For Immediate Release – The Type III team managing the Tinder Fire will be winding down Saturday and releasing more resources as the incident will transition to a...
News - 05/12/2018
Closure Map 5-8-18 reduced in sizeImage options: [ Full Size ]

The fire is contained as of 5-24-18.
Fourteen personnel are still assigned to monitor the fire.
The fire is still smoldering and creeping with occasional single tree torching in interior green island.
There is threat to the containment lines or spotting at this time.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseIllegal Campfire
Date of OriginFriday April 27th, 2018 approx. 11:45 AM
Location1 1/2 Miles NE of Blue Ridge Reservior
Incident CommanderTom Stevens, Type IV Incident Commander
Incident DescriptionWildfire In East Clear Creek
Coordinates34.558 latitude, -111.161 longitude

Current Situation

Size16,309 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained95%
Fuels Involved

Pine, mixed conifer, understory