Prescott National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
344 S Cortez St
Prescott, AZ 86303
This will be the final news release unless there are significant changes to fire activity.
The Tiger Fire has been turned back to the local unit and is be managed by a Type 4 Team. A smaller organization will continue with suppression repair work; and continue to patrol and monitor the fire.
NOTE - There is a new Tiger Fire Public Safety Closure that allow for public access into the community of Crown King. However, Horsethief Basin Recreation and Castle Creek Wilderness remain closed.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday June 30th, 2021 approx. 02:00 PM|
|Location||11 miles East of Crown King|
|Incident Commander||Mark Timber|
|Coordinates||34.139 latitude, -112.218 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Short grass, brush and timber.
With the current weather conditions and rain fall the grass fuels are very hard to sustain fire. The heavier fuels will continue to be available to burn but with a lower intensity.
Monitor and patrol the fire area and take action as needed.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Minimal fire progression is expected. Monitoring activities are being implemented.
Monsoon moisture is here to stay well into next week. Scattered predominantly afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms will continue around the fire area. The fire should receive rain abut once very 2 to 3 days. The main threats will be gusty winds from storms within 30 miles of the fire, lightning and flash flooding.