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Bighorn Fire

Unit Information

Coronado National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
300 W. Congress St.
Tucson, AZ 85701

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News Releases — Bighorn Fire

Bighorn Fire – June 20, 2020 Morning Update Released: 6/20/2020
 Bighorn Fire – June 20, 2020 Morning Update  Challenging fire activity will engage crews to the north, south, and east Acres: 42,798   Percent Containment: 21%  Start Date: June 5, 2020 ...
Bighorn Fire - June 19, 2020 Morning Update Released: 6/19/2020
   Bighorn Fire – June 19, 2020 Morning Update Increase in smoke visibility today Acres: 37,058  Percent Containment: 40% Start Date: June 5, 2020 Cause: Lightning Origin...
Bighorn Fire - June 18, 2020 Evening Update Released: 6/18/2020
   Bighorn Fire – June 18, 2020 Evening Update Firefighters take advantage of lighter winds Acres: 31,208  Percent Containment: 40% Start Date: June 5, 2020 Cause: Lightning ...
GO Alert for Peppersauce Canyon to Highjinks Rd/Campo Bonito area of Oracle Released: 6/18/2020
This is a joint message from the Pinal County Sheriff's Office and Pinal County Office of Emergency Management regarding the #BighornFireA "Go! - Evacuate" alert has been issued for residents in the...
Bighorn Fire - June 18, 2020 Morning Update Released: 6/18/2020
   Bighorn Fire – June 18, 2020 Morning Update Winds continue to challenge firefighters today Acres: 31,208  Percent Containment: 40% Start Date: June 5, 2020 Cause: Lightning ...
GO - Evacuate for Willow Canyon area of Mt Lemmon Released: 6/18/2020
 GO! – Evacuate  This is a combined message from the Pima County Office of Emergency Management and the Pima County Sheriff’s Department. As part of the Ready, Set, GO! process, the Willow...
Bighorn Fire - 6-17-2020 Evening Update Released: 6/17/2020
   Bighorn Fire – June 17, 2020 Evening Update Red Flag conditions spur fire growth   Acres: 23,892  Percent Containment: 40% Start Date: June 5, 2020 Cause: Lightning ...
Mt Lemon Power Shut off and a return to READY for Some Released: 6/17/2020
 Mt. Lemmon Power Shut OffWed Jun 17 2020 19:05:58 GMT-0600 (Mountain Daylight Time)This is a combined message from the Pima County Office of Emergency Management and the Pima County Sheriff's...
Bighorn Fire – June 17, 2020 Morning Update Released: 6/17/2020
   Bighorn Fire – June 17, 2020 Morning Update Red Flag warning poses challenge to firefighters and air operations   Acres: 17,492 Percent Containment: 40% Start Date: June 5,...
Bighorn Fire – June 16, 2020 Evening Update Released: 6/16/2020
 Bighorn Fire – June 16, 2020 Evening Update  Strong winds and fire progression to the east prompt Summerhaven evacuation Acres: 15,805Percent Containment: 40% Start Date: June 5, 2020Cause:...