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Archer Fire

Unit Information

Texas A&M Forest Service
College Station, TX 77845

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The Archer Fire is located approximately 6 miles NW of Round Mountain, TX. The fire began on June 24th, and the Texas A&M Forest Service began unified command with locals after 7pm on the 24th. 

The fire is burning in rough terrain, making access with heavy equipment slow. Crews will use heavy equipment, engines, and aviation resources to construct fire containment lines until the fire reaches 100% containment.  

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
Date of OriginFriday June 24th, 2022 approx. 07:00 PM
Location6 miles NW of Round Mountain, TX in the area of FM 962 and Smith West Ranch Rd
Incident CommanderArmando Salazar
Coordinates30.482 latitude, -98.426 longitude

Current Situation

Size462 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Fuels Involved

Short grass, juniper/oak woodlands


Planned Actions

Continue containment line construction using dozers, utilize aviation resources when necessary, patrol existing containment lines and mitigate hotspots

Current Weather

Weather Concerns

Cold front on Monday brings low end chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Recent Articles

Archer Fire Update 5:00pm 6/26/22 Announcement - 6/26/2022
Archer Fire Update 4:30 pm 6/25/22 Announcement - 6/25/2022

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