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Saber Fire

Unit Information

Coconino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1824 S. Thompson St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

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Saber Fire is 100% contained and will show very little smoke. Occasional pockets of fuel well within the perimeter may burn until significant precipitation is received on the fire.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday August 02nd, 2019 approx. 04:45 PM
Location15 miles Southwest of Flagstaff, AZ. South of Turkey Butte Lookout.
Incident DescriptionType 5-wildfire
Coordinates35.011 latitude, -111.901 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel1
Size3,279 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Grass, oak and locust shrubs, timber and decomposing fire scarred logs.


Planned Actions

Patrol status.

Projected Incident Activity

Patrol status as directed by DO.


Occasional smoke from drying fuel pockets well within the perimeter.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Mixed monsoon and drying conditions.