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Spring / Summer Prescribed Fire

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

George Jozens
Phone: 928-527-3412
Hours: M-F 8-4:30

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On Monday, May 6, a prescribed fire is planned next to the east side of U.S. Highway 180, north of Flagstaff.

Project: Horseshoe: Slate #11

  • When: Anytime between April 29 to May 3 (Monday to Friday).

  • Where: Approximately 10 miles north of Flagstaff. GPS: 35.5019340°, -111.8114010°

  • Size: 1,190 acres.

  • Duration: One-day operation.

  • Smoke Impacts: Ventilation is predicted to move smoke toward the northeast. Cooling temperatures in the evenings may cause smoke to settle in the low-lying areas surrounding the burn. This prescribed burn will be next to U.S. Highway 180, and motorists will see smoke, flames and encounter wildland firefighting vehicles along the roadway, so please be cautious.

  • Closures/Restrictions: None.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypePrescribed Fire
Date of OriginWednesday March 20th, 2019 approx. 09:30 AM
LocationNear Pumphouse on Snowbowl Rd
Incident CommanderCAUSER
Incident DescriptionSlate #11 On Monday, May 6
Coordinates35.498 latitude, -111.8 longitude



If prescription conditions are met.