The Midnight Fire began June 9, approximately eight miles northeast of El Rito (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico, on the El Rito Ranger District of the Carson National Forest. The fire was caused by lightning from a passing storm. Full containment was declared on July 1, 2022.
|Current as of||Wed, 07/27/2022 - 12:54|
|Date of Origin|
|Location||8 miles NNE of El Rito (Rio Arriba County)|
|Incident Commander||Carson National Forest|
36° 27' 1'' Latitude
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||100%|
Timber (Litter and Understory)