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Neiber Fire

Unit Information

Wind River / Bighorn Basin District
Bureau of Land Management
Wyoming
WY

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Incident Contact

Laura Lozier
Email: llozier@blm.gov
Phone: 307-212-1946
Hours: 0800-1700

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Crews under the management of Wyoming Type 3 Incident Management Team 2 successfully contained the Neiber Fire at end of operations on Monday July 20th 2020.  Command of the Neiber Fire was transferred to the local Type 4 Incident team on Tuesday July 21 2020.  Crews will continue suppression repair and rehab of the burned area.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginTuesday July 14th, 2020 approx. 04:45 PM
Location7 miles South of Worland, WY
Incident CommanderCommand of the Neiber Fire was transferred to the Local Type 4 Incident team on Tuesday July 21, 202
Coordinates43.857 latitude, -107.919 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel79
Size17,545 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateTuesday July 21st, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Short grass (1 foot)

Brush (2 feet)

Significant Events

Minimal

Outlook

Planned Actions

Continue suppression repair and rehab of the area.

Projected Incident Activity

12 hours: No anticipated growth in the next 12 hours.

24 hours: No anticipated growth in the next 24 hours.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Predicted low relative humidities and high temps for the next few operational periods.