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Mountain Fire

Unit Information

Tonto National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2324 E. McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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The Mountain Fire, 8 miles east of Cave Creek Ranger District office, is now 100 percent contained. Crews are on-site patrolling and conducting suppression rehabilitation work. Ash and dust whirlwinds may be visible. If you see smoke in the area of the fire, you are encouraged to call Phoenix Interagency Fire Center Dispatch at (480) 457-1555.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseHuman, Under Investigation
Date of OriginFriday June 07th, 2019 approx. 11:49 AM
Location8 miles east of the Cave Creek Ranger District office
Incident CommanderType 3 IC - JD Bauman
Coordinates33.871 latitude, -111.754 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel53
Size7,470 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Sonoran desert grass and brush

Significant Events

Ash and dust whirlwinds may be visible


Planned Actions



Crews patrolling and suppression rehabilitation efforts

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