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Jordan Fire

Unit Information

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

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The Jordan Fire is burning on National Forest System lands in Catron County, New Mexico; within the boundaries of the Gila Wilderness.
This fire is in monitor status.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday June 06th, 2019 approx. 02:30 PM
Location5 miles north of Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument
Incident CommanderR. Woods, ICT4
Coordinates33.3 latitude, -108.249 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel1
Size322 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Tall grasses and pinyon juniper

Significant Events

Minimal. Interior smoke showing inside fire perimeter

Outlook

Planned Actions

Monitor from NM Hwy 15, and utilizing Mogollon-Baldy and Black Mtn. LO

Projected Incident Activity

Minimal spread potential, some interior smokes might be possible.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Upper trough will bring hot and dry conditions to the region with breezy to windy afternoons.

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