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Perry Fire

Unit Information

Carson City District Office
Bureau of Land Management
5665 Mogan Mill Road
Carson City, NV 89701

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The Perry Fire was reported July 27, 2018 at 5:22 p.m. A Type 2 Incident Management Team took command of the fire on the morning of July 30th. Resources from federal, state, and local entities are engaged in the fire suppression effort. All evacuations were lifted 8/3/18. Microwave Road is still closed.
Maps, photos, and updates are posted daily.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday July 27th, 2018 approx. 05:22 PM
Location30 miles NNE of Reno, Nevada
Incident CommanderTim Roide, Great Basin Team 4
Coordinates39.838 latitude, -119.653 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel203
Size51,400 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateMonday August 06th, 2018 approx. 10:00 PM
Fuels Involved

Grass, brush, and timber

Significant Events

All control lines are holding. Minimal smokes are visible in the fire's interior.


Planned Actions

Command will transfer to a local incident commander at 6 AM on 8/6. Few resources will remain on the fire to patrol and monitor the fire.

Projected Incident Activity

No additional growth is expected.


Resources assigned: 4 Crews, 2 Helicopters, and 7 Engines

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Quiet and seasonable weather pattern returned to the area this afternoon bringing slightly lower temperatures.