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Stewart Fire

Unit Information

White River Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
Meeker, CO 81641

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Fawn Creek, Stewart, Wolf fires, 18JUL2020mapImage options: [ Full Size ]

The Stewart Fire started on the afternoon of July 13, 2020. 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 Stewart Fire was declared 100% contained on July 18, 2020.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginMonday July 13th, 2020 approx. 10:15 AM
Location22 miles SW of Meeker, CO
Incident CommanderMichael Haydon
Coordinates39.793 latitude, -108.195 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel4
Size212 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateTuesday July 21st, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Dormant Brush, Hardwood Slash

Timber (Grass and Understory)

Significant Events

Minimal smoldering and creeping


Planned Actions

Patrol status

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Only a few widespread storms expected with warmer temperatures. Afternoon highs will reach the 90F mark with minimum humidity dropping to near 10%. Breezy westerly winds at the ridges with gusts to 25 in the afternoon.