#MonumenetFire in NM | Newly Reported!


The lightning caused wildfire was detected on June 2, 2017, at 1741 hours on the Sacramento Ranger District of the Lincoln National Forest and located about 12 miles SW of Weed, New Mexico.  It is located in the vicinity of Monument Canyon and Sacramento Mountains.

Fire engines and resources arrived on scene at 1930 hours.  They have successfully contained the fire to a half-acre.

Fire behavior is creeping with up to 2-feet flame lengths.


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