The Fawn Creek Fire started on the afternoon of July 13, 2020. It quickly grew to several hundred acres. The Rocky Mountain Area Incident Management Type 2 Blue Team assumed command of the Fawn Creek, Stewart, and Wolf Fires all in Rio Blanco County on Wednesday, July 15 at 0600. The Fire was declared 100% contained on July 23, 2020.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday July 13th, 2020 approx. 12:00 PM|
|Location||26 miles SW of Meeker, CO|
|Incident Commander||Michael Haydon|
|Coordinates||39.804 latitude, -108.362 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (Litter and Understory)
Tall Grass (2.5 feet)
Minimal smoldering and creeping
Monitor and patrol.
Mostly sunny and very warm/dry. Winds northwesterly and lighter than previous days. Poor humidity recovery into Tuesday.