San Juan National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
15 Burnett Court
Durango, CO 81301
The 416 Fire started at about 10 a.m. on June 1, 2018, approximately 10 miles north of Durango, CO. The Portland National Incident Management Organization (NIMO) team, Joe Reinarz Incident Commander, was the last team managing the fire. The fire burned on the west side of State Highway 550 on some private land and on the San Juan National Forest in grass, brush, and timber. The fire has been less active for about a week and has received significant rain. The NIMO Team passed the fire back to the San Juan National Forest at noon July 10th.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday June 01st, 2018 approx. 10:02 AM|
|Location||13 miles north of Durango, CO|
|Incident Commander||Jason Hutchinson ICT3 Chris Tipton ICT3(T)|
|Coordinates||37.461 latitude, -107.808 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||50%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Tuesday July 31st, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber (Grass & Understory)
Brush (2 feet)
Timber (litter and understory)
Little to no fire growth anticipated.
Minimal fire activity. Interior islands cleaning up and isolated pockets of heat.
Suppression repair as appropriate and monitoring.
|Projected Incident Activity|
12 hours: Fire crews continue to monitor and conduct suppression repair efforts
48 hours: None
72 hours: None
Anticipated after 72 hours: None
USFS = 53,407 acres
Private = 722 acres
Warmer, drier, unstable air mass predicted this week for the area.