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Douglas Fire

Unit Information

Texas A&M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845

This incident is no longer being updated.

On January 14, 2022 aproximately 8:00PM, Douglas fire started in the town of Electra. There were 15 structures threatned but no evacuation is needed at this time. Local resources from Kamay Volunteer Fire Department and State resources from Texas A&M Forest Service (TAMFS) responded to assist. TAMFS and Electra Volunteer Fire Department are working in unified command. 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday January 14th, 2022 approx. 08:00 PM
LocationEast edge of the town of Electra
Incident CommanderBen Rieck
Coordinates34.039 latitude, -98.903 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel14
Size171 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Tall grass and heavy brush

Outlook

Planned Actions

Patrol and mop up

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Extreme high winds and low visibility

Recent Articles

Final Douglas Fire Update News - 1/15/2022
Douglas Fire Update News - 1/14/2022

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