Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061
The Elk Fire is 100% contained as of June 27, 2019.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Thursday June 06th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM|
|Location||23 miles SE of Quemado|
|Incident Commander||M. Burnham, ICT4|
|Coordinates||33.999 latitude, -108.251 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (Grass and Understory)
Moderate, flanking, backing and creeping.
Monitor and patrol the fire edge.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Minimal movement within existing fire perimeter. Interior flanking, backing and creeping. Possible occasional single tree torching. Minimal smoke production as interior pockets consume.