WILDFIRE | Miami Fire in Coronado NF | Update #2

Arizona | Update #2

FIRE STATUS

Photo Courtesy | @inciweb

Photo Courtesy | @inciweb

Firefighters have made great progress on constructing firelines and building a hoselay around the perimeter of the fire wildfire.

Personnel are mopping up hot areas while working from the perimeter inward.

The fire is now has a containment status of 40%.

COMMAND STAFF

A Type 4 IMT is in command of the fire.

RESOURCES

Currently on scene are: 2 Engines, 2 Hand crews and 1 Helicopter.  Various miscellaneous resources from the Mount Lemmon FD are also on hand.

FIRE SUPPRESSION EFFORTS

Firefighters from Coronado National Forest, Mt. Lemmon FD and Rural Metro FD have done a great job limiting the forward spread of this fire. It could have been much worse as you  to five [5] acres which occurred on Saturday, April 18th at 2100 Hours.

Photo Courtesy | Coronado NF

Photo Courtesy | Coronado NF

TRAFFIC ALERTS

Mt Lemon Highway had been previously closed at MP 0 but has since been reopened.

No other alerts are in effect at this time.

Photo Courtesy | Coronado NF

Photo Courtesy | Coronado NF

 

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