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Telegraph Fire

Unit Information

Tonto National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2324 E. McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Announcements — Telegraph Fire

SR 77 IS CLOSED AGAIN DUE TO INCREASED TELEGRAPH FIRE ACTIVITY Released: 6/13/2021
SR 77 is closed in both directions between US 70 and SR 177 in Winkelman, due to the Telegraph Fire.  That is the road that connects Globe and Winkleman. There is no estimated time to reopen the...
NEW Evacuation Status rolled back for several areas Released: 6/12/2021
NEW Go Status turns to Set The area of Bellevue, including Simpson Lake, Mcspadden Ranch, Ioli Ranch and surrounding area may return to “set” in the ready, set, go model. The evacuation status...
Top of the World Open to Returning Residents Released: 6/12/2021
 Top of the World has been opened to residents. The Evacuation Status is reduced to SET.  The closure of US Highway 60  from Superior to Miami is was lifted last night.Information  on Top of the...
U.S. HIGHWAY 60 IS OPEN AND LOWER CENTRAL HEIGHTS EVACUATION STATUS LOWERED Released: 6/11/2021
6:16 p.m. U.S. Highway 60 WILDFIRE-CLOSURE UPDATE and Evacuation Status Update for Lower Central Heights  The community of Lower Central Heights just went back to SET status. Residents should...
Tonto National Forest Issues Stage 2 Fire Restrictions Released: 6/11/2021
Stage 2 Fire Restrictions are in effect for the Tonto National Forest to help prevent unwanted, human-caused fires.  Learn more on the Telegraph Fire Information Facebook...
Telegraph Fire June 9 virtual community meeting video available on Facebook Released: 6/9/2021
Watch the June 9 virtual community meeting for the Telegraph Fire on Facebook at 
Superior, Battle Ax area return to "READY" status Released: 6/9/2021
From the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office:  The Town of Superior and the area of Battle Ax affected by the Telegraph Fire have returned to "READY" status.   Fire crews have done excellent work...
Telegraph Fire Morning Video Update - June 9, 2021 Released: 6/9/2021
 Click https://www.facebook.com/Telegraphfireinformation/videos/148981553886599/Telegraphfireinformation/videos/148981553886599  to watch this morning's video update with Field Operations Section...
Telegraph Fire Virtual Public Meeting 6pm Tonight June 9 Released: 6/9/2021
There will be a virtual Public Meeting at 6 p.m. tonight June 9th, on the Incident Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Telegraphfireinformation/. Tonight's meeting will include American Sign...
Real-time highway conditions Released: 6/9/2021
 Real-time highway conditions are available on ADOT’s Arizona Traveler Information site at az511.gov, by calling 511, downloading the AZ 511 app and through ADOT’s Twitter feed,...