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Spring Fire

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

Marta Call
Email: marta.call@usda.gov
Phone: 575-388-8211
Hours: M-F 7-7; S-S 8-5

The Spring Fire, a lightning-caused fire is 3,500 acres and 100% contained.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday June 05th, 2019 approx. 08:45 PM
Locationnorthwest of Winston, NM; off of NM Hwy 59
Incident CommanderC.Champion,ICT4; V.Gill, ICT4t
Incident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates33.499 latitude, -107.897 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel37
Size3,500 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

timber grass and understory, short grasses

Significant Events

moderate, creeping, torching, wind-driven runs

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Thunderstorms moving through the area with heavy rain affecting roads.