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Tinder Fire

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Coconino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Arizona
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

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News Releases — Tinder Fire

Final Update: Type III team winding down, winds moving ash Released: 5/12/2018
HAPPY JACK, Ariz., May 12, 2018, For Immediate Release – The Type III team managing the Tinder Fire will be winding down Saturday and releasing more resources as the incident will transition to a...
Tinder fire update: Firefighters staged for structure protection Released: 5/11/2018
HAPPY JACK, Ariz., May 11, 2018, For Immediate Release – About a hundred hard-working firefighters are staged to support suppression of any part of the fire trying to leave the protection lines in...
Tinder fire update: Fire crews in place for the windy days Released: 5/10/2018
HAPPY JACK, Ariz., May 10, 2018, For Immediate Release – Coconino National Forest and Arizona State Forestry personnel are holding the northeast section of the Tinder Fire as the winds arrive today...
Fire managers prepare for more windy days Released: 5/9/2018
HAPPY JACK, Ariz., May 9, 2018, For Immediate Release – Coconino National Forest and Arizona State Forestry personnel are working together to suppress and secure the northeast section of the...
Final Tinder Fire Update May 08 2018 Released: 5/8/2018
Tinder fire update: Final news update from the Tinder Fire IMT HAPPY JACK, Ariz., May 8, 2018, For Immediate Release – The potential for increased wildfire activity still exists...
Tinder Fire – May 7, 2018 Morning Update Released: 5/7/2018
Tinder Fire has transitioned to a local Type 3 Incident Management Organization Tinder Fire – May 7, 2018 Morning Update Acres: 16,309 acres (by infrared mapping) Containment: 79% Start Date:...
Tinder Fire – May 6, 2018 Evening Update Released: 5/6/2018
There will be a transition from the Type 1 Team to a Type 3 Team tomorrow Tinder Fire – May 6, 2018 Evening Update Acres: 16,309 acres (by infrared mapping) Containment: 79% Start Date: April...
Smoke impacts from the Tinder Fire will increase with hotter,drier weather. Released: 5/6/2018
Smoke production and impacts from the Tinder Fire will increase with hotter, drier weather, Tinder Fire – May 6, 2018 Morning Update Acres: 16,309 acres (by infrared mapping) Containment: 79%...
Tinder Fire – May 6, 2018 Morning Update Released: 5/6/2018
Smoke production and impacts from the Tinder Fire will increase with hotter, drier weather, Tinder Fire – May 6, 2018 Morning Update Acres: 16,309 acres (by infrared mapping) Containment: 79%...
Hwy 87 is open but the Coconino National Forest area closure for the Tinder Released: 5/5/2018
Hwy 87 is open but the Coconino National Forest area closure for the Tinder Fire remains in effect. Tinder Fire – May 5, 2018 Evening Update Acres: (estimated) 15,841 acres Containment: 79%...