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Holcombe Road Fire

Unit Information

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

News Releases — Holcombe Road Fire

Update 33 Released: 5/2/2020
Fire containment is 100%, 25,958 acres.
Update 32 Released: 5/1/2020
Fire containment is 92%, 25,958 acres. Fire behavior is very minimal with isolated areas of smoldering heavy
Update 31 Released: 4/30/2020
Fire containment is 89%, 25,958 acres. Fire crews have shifted to patrol and mop up status.
Update 30 Released: 4/29/2020
Fire containment is 89%, 25,958 acres. There was very little fire activity today. Crews will maintain patrol and mop up status tomorrow.
Update 29 Released: 4/29/2020
Fire containment is 89%, 25,958 acres. Containment lines are nearly complete around the perimeter of the fire. Today, crews will continue to patrol, mop up, and contain any movement of the fire.
Update 28 Released: 4/28/2020
Fire containment is 57%, 25.958 acres.Current fire behavior is smoldering. Crews made good progress today and continue to be in patrol and mop up status. 
Update 27 Released: 4/28/2020
Fire containment is 50%, 25,958 acres. Crews will continue to patrol, mop up, and improve containment lines. Lightning was present with the storms that rolled through overnight. A recon flight is...
Update 26 Released: 4/27/2020
Fire containment is 50%, 25,958 acres. No change in acreage due to holding current containment lines.
Update 25 Released: 4/27/2020
Fire containment is 45%, 25,958 acres. Fire behavior is low to moderate at this time. Crews will continue to construct containment lines, patrol, mop up, and check for hot spots around the fire...
Update 24 Released: 4/26/2020
Fire containment 45%, 25,958 acres. Fire behavior is low to moderate across the fire. Crews are making good progress with constructing, holding, and patrolling containment line.