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Vivian Fire

Unit Information

Texas A&M Forest Service
College Station, TX 77845

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The Vivian Fire in Foard County started August 20, 2019 approximately 8 miles west of Crowell on highway 70.

The Southern Area Type 1 Incident Management Red Team is currently in unified command with Texas A&M Forest Service to manage the fire.

A temporary flight restriction, NOTAM 9/6654, is in place over the fire area to provide a safe environment for firefighting aircraft.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginTuesday August 20th, 2019 approx. 04:30 PM
Location3 miles west of Crowell, TX.
Incident CommanderTexas A&M Forest Service
Coordinates33.985 latitude, -99.753 longitude

Current Situation

Size12,021 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Tall grass (2.5 feet)

Brush (2 feet)

Narrative: Juniper and Mesquite with grass understory