Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061
The lightning-caused Adobe Fire, reported Saturday, August 3, is approximately 125 acres, burning on National Forest System lands, Sierra County, NM. This fire lies just east of the private property, Los Adobe Ranch; and three miles south of an El Paso Electric powerline. It is burning in grass and ponderosa pine. This fire is visible from Winston, NM. With predicted weather, values, fire growth potential a decision has been made to manage this fire and allow fire to play its natural role on the landscape.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Friday August 02nd, 2019 approx. 04:30 PM|
|Location||20 miles east northeast of the Beaverhead Work Center|
|Incident Commander||D. Roper, ICT4|
|Coordinates||33.538 latitude, -107.876 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||60%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday August 10th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM|
Timber (grass and understory)
Minimal, smoldering, creeping.
|Projected Incident Activity|
No movement expected
Significant thunderstorms may be within the area of the incident.