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Whiting Knoll Fire

Unit Information

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S Chiricahua Tri
Springerville, AZ 85938

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This incident is no longer being updated.

The Whiting Knoll fire has been transitioned to a type 4 IC. Crews continue to work on confinement, monitoring, improvement of fire line, and mop-up.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSunday June 30th, 2019 approx. 10:00 AM
LocationWhiting Knoll, North of Greens Peak
Incident CommanderMatt Sigg
Incident DescriptionLightning/natural
Coordinates34.164 latitude, -109.58 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel50
Size2,280 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained70%
Fuels Involved

Closed timber litter, timber, grass and understory.