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Shamrock Fire

Unit Information

Coronado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
300 W. Congress St.
Tucson, AZ 85701

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Incident Contact

Chrissy Pearson
Phone: 520-240-6304

The Shamrock Fire was reported on Thursday, June 9 just before midnight.  The fire is located on the Coronado National Forest, Sierra Vista Ranger District  approximately 12 miles NE of Nogales near Kino Springs. The fire is under the Southeast Zone Type 3 Incident Management  Team with Incident Commander Darrel Howell.  A Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) is in place for the fire and surrounding area.

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Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginWednesday June 09th, 2021 approx. 11:45 PM
Location11 miles NE of Nogales near Kino Springs
Incident CommanderDarrel Howell
Coordinates31.4 latitude, -110.755 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel173
Size1,104 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained90%
Fuels Involved

Grass and Brush

Significant Events

minimal, smoldering, creeping,


Projected Incident Activity

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Excessive heat will persist this weekend into next week with record to near record heat expected. A slight moisture increase is expected Monday, continuing to increase Tuesday and Wednesday. A slight chance of mainly dry thunderstorms is possible as early as Monday afternoon.