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Cellar Fire

Unit Information

Prescott National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
344 S Cortez St
Prescott, AZ 86303

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginSunday July 14th, 2019 approx. 05:00 PM
Location16 miles south of Prescott, AZ on the Bradshaw Ranger District (T10N, R2W, S5)
Incident CommanderType 4 Incident Management Team, Incident Commander Reggie Antonio
Coordinates34.243 latitude, -112.488 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel182
Size7,512 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Short Grass, Brush and Chaparral

Significant Events

Minimal fire behavior over the majority of the fire, with small hot areas interior to line in Blind Indian Creek drainage may remain.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Beginning Thursday, drier conditions and increasing temperatures are expected. Even though conditions are drier, enough moisture remains in place across the area for daily isolated showers and thunderstorms. The main threat continues to be strong gusty outflow winds, lightning, and brief heavy rain.