The McBride Fire started on April 12, 2022 around 2:30 pm on Warrior Rd in Ruidoso, NM. The fire quickly spread into neighboring residential areas and continued to move northeast. There are 2 confirmed fatalities and over 200 homes have been lost. The fire is now 89% contained. All evacuations for this fire have now been lifted. Fire crews are continuing to mop-up hotspots.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday April 12th, 2022 approx. 02:30 AM|
|Location||Gavilan Canyon Road in the Village of Ruidoso that spread NE onto the Lincoln National Forest.|
|Incident Commander||IMT 4|
|Coordinates||33.333 latitude, -105.635 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Minimal fire activity today
Engine crews working to mop-up and secure residential areas. Crew will continue to cold-trail and mop-up
Above normal temperatures, critically low realative humidity and gusty winds.