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Roaring Fire

Unit Information

Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061

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The Roaring Fire, a lightning-caused fire remains at 400 acres and 100% contained. Crews will continue to secure, monitor and patrol the fire perimeter.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday June 05th, 2019 approx. 12:30 PM
Locationoff US Hwy 180, just north of the Luna Work Center
Incident CommanderG. Castanon, IC4
Coordinates33.894 latitude, -108.996 longitude

Current Situation

Size400 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Short grasses, timber litter and understory

Significant Events

Minimal smoldering and creeping

Outlook

Projected Incident Activity

Very low spread, no movement

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Calm, no concerns

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