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Tank Fire

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

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

Highlighted Activity

06/15/2018 Tank Fire operations winding down, final update
CLINTS WELL, Ariz., June 15, 2018, For Immediate Release — The Tank Fire is being held at 176 acres and has 75 percent containment in an area about 1-2 miles northeast of the junction of Lake Mary.
News - 06/15/2018
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6-15-18 The Tank Fire, is now 75% contained, held at 176 acres in an area about 1-2 miles northeast of the junction of Lake Mary Road and state Route 87 on the Mogollon Rim. No loss of structures.
Reported by Baker Butte Lookout, COF June 13, 2018 at 12:30 p.m.
Resources assigned are two engines (comprised of Type III and VI), two Type I crews, a water tender, two 10-person Type II crews and a dozer With multiple aircraft available as needed. Approximately 140 firefighting personnel are working this fire.

Coconino County Sheriff’s Office rescinded a pre-evacuation notice to private residences 3 miles north of Lake Mary Road and state Route 87 June 14 at 6 p.m. Clear Creek Pines (Units 1 and 2) are in this area.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday June 13th, 2018 approx. 12:30 PM
Location1 mile north of Clints Well, AZ
Incident CommanderScott Schrenk
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates34.569 latitude, -111.313 longitude

Current Situation

Size176 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained75%
Fuels Involved

Mixed Conifer

Outlook

Remarks

The fire will be turned over to the Mogollon Ranger District today and will be downsized to a Type IV incident.

34°34'09.2"N 111°18'48.6"W

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Threats of showers, thunderstorms, out flow winds and new starts from lightning