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Flag Fire

Unit Information

Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403

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Incident Contact

CRD PAO - Rod Crum
Email: rcrum@blm.gov
Phone: 928-505-1255
Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Highlighted Activity

04/29/2021 Fire Closure Order Number AZ-CRD-2021-01
FLAG FIRE RELATED CLOSURESMohave County Parks - Hualapai Mountain Park Closure: https://parks.mohavecounty.us/ BLM Fire Closure Order Number. AZ-CRD-2021-01   PUBLIC LAND CLOSURE BUREAU OF LAND.
Closure - 04/29/2021
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The Flag Fire was reported on Sunday, April 25, 2021 around 2pm. The fire originated between the Flag Mine and Wild Cow Campground in the Hualapai Mountains, approximately 11 miles south/southeast of Kingman, Arizona.
 

NO FURTHER UPDATES EXPECTED UNLESS THERE IS A CHANGE IN ACTIVITY. 

Incident Management has been transferred back to the local area and a local Type 3 Incident Commander. 

Closures within Hualapai Mountain Park, Lodge and Trails remains in effect. The status of the closure can be found here: https://parks.mohavecounty.us/

Details of the Partial BLM Road Closures can be found here: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/article/7438/59289/  

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSunday April 25th, 2021 approx. 02:00 PM
LocationHualapai Mountains, S/SE of Kingman, AZ
Incident CommanderCRD T3 IC - R. Williams
Coordinates35.075 latitude, -113.883 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel60
Size1,265 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained88%
Fuels Involved

Ponderosa pine and mixed conifer at higher elevations, chaparral, brush and grass

Significant Events

FIRE RELATED CLOSURES REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR Hualapai Mountain Park and trails; as well as partial BLM Road Closures of (a) BLM Road 7101 (Flag Mine/Ridge Road) from the southern border with Hualapai Mountain Park to the intersection of Antelope Wash Road, accounting for approximately 2 miles of BLM Road 7101.

(b) BLM Road 7178 from private land near the community of Pine Lake to the intersection of BLM Road 7207, accounting for approximately 0.9 miles of BLM Road 7178.

Continued patrol and hazard assessments. Mopping up heat that could challenge containment lines.

Outlook

Planned Actions

East: Mop up and monitor for any threats to the line.

South: Patrol by air and ground as appropriate for terrain

West: continue to assess conditions. Patrol fire's edge.

North: Secure West end of north side of fire, patrol East end by air and ground as appropriate for terrain.

Remarks

NO FUTURE UPDATES ANTICIPATED - INCIWEB WILL BE DEACTIVATED ONCE FIRE RELATED CLOSURES ARE RESCINDED

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Warm dry and windy conditions predicted in the area.