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Moore Fire

Unit Information

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S Chiricahua Tri
Springerville, AZ 85938

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Incident Contact

Fire Information
Phone: 928-333-6280

Highlighted Activity

06/19/2021 New start - Moore Fire, June 18, 2021
CLIFTON, Ariz., June 18, 2021 Size: 350 acres                                                            Containment: 0%          ..
News - 06/19/2021

 The Moore fire started by lightning June 16. It is located 12 miles west of Alma, NM on Charlie Moore Mountain. 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning
Date of OriginWednesday June 16th, 2021 approx. 02:00 PM
Location12 miles west of Alma, NM on Charlie Moore Mountain
Incident CommanderT4 IC Thompson
Coordinates33.352 latitude, -109.086 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel10
Size400 Acres
Fuels Involved

Pinyon juniper, grass, brush and some Ponderosa pine

Significant Events

Point protection of range improvements and remote cabins is complete.

Outlook

Remarks

Smoke may impact Alma, Glenwood and Pleasanton, NM. Check https://fire.airnow.gov for smoke information.

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Continued hot weather