UNITED STATES OF AMERICA | Wildfire activity has picked up nationally and we are here to share what’s happening in the Fire World. The National Preparedness Level remains at a Level 1.
According to the records kept by the National Interagency Fire Center, there have been 6,547 wildfires for a total of 138,478 acres compared to 2017’s 7,542 wildfires and a total of 215,677 acres. (as of March 2, 2018)
ARKANSAS – OKLAHOMA INTERAGENCY COORDINATOR CENTER (AR/OK)
#MayFire | NW of Woodward, Oklahoma. Harper County. OKCNA District. 15 acres. Dispatched @ 1004 hours.
#OoptimaFire | Unknown location. Fire incident resources OKOKS. Limited Information.
#PolecatFire | 1 mile north of Bell, Oklahoma. Adair County. OKCNA District. 0.1 acres. Forrest Blackbear, IC. Dispatched @ 1230 hours.
#PattersonFire | 2 miles NNE of Oark, Arkansas. Johnson County. PH District. 12 acres. Dispatched @ 1344 hours. Jeff Henderson IC4 as of 1430 hours. Fire contained @ 1800 hours.
#CoyoteTrailFire | Coyote Trail, OK. Pottawatomie County. OKSHA District. 0.1 acre. Dispatched @ 1402 hours.
#PowerlineFire | 7 miles west of Hagarville, Arkansas. Pope County. BP District. 1 acre. Grass and Timber. Dispatched 1412 hours. Will Hunter IC at 1445 hours. Containment at 1634 hours.
#NoraFire | Unknown location. Osage County. OKOSA District. 5 acres. Dispatched at 1423 hours.
#AntiochFire | Unknown location. Garvin County. OKCHA District. 0.1 acre. Dispatched at 1504 hours.
#McConnellFire | 2 miles NW of Zion, Arkansas. Johnson County. PH District. 19 acres. Dispatched at 1547 hours. C Highfill IC @ 1720 hours. Contained at 1800 hours.
#KubotaFire | Unknown location in Arkansas. Searcy County. ARBUP District. 5 acres. Dispatched 1552 hours. Contained at 1900 hours.
#Hwy14PowerlineFire | 2.5 miles NW of Fifty Six, Arkansas. Stone County. SYL District. Dispatched 1602 hours. Brady Johnson ICT4 at 1630 hours. Contained at 1829 hours. 1 acre.
#RedMoonFire | 2.1 miles north of Hammon, Oklahoma. Custer County. OKCOA District. Dispatched at 1606 hours. Cole Ivey IC. 343.5 acres.
#LongOakFire | Unknown location. Comanche (OK) County. OKANA District. 10.3 acres. Dispatched at 1609 hours. O Cleveland, IC.
#OnionPrairieFire | Unknown location in Oklahoma. Osage County. OKS District. 1 acre. Dispatched at 1633 hours.
#FlynnFire | 1 miles east of Bell, Oklahoma. Adair County. OKCNA District. 28.3 acres. Dispatched at 1715 hours. Forrest Blackbear, IC @ 1715 hours.
#RoperRoadFire | Unknown location in Oklahoma. Ellis County. OKS District. Dispatched 1722 hours. 0.1 acre.
#GreenfieldFire | 1 mile north of Bell, Oklahoma. Adair County. OKCNA District. 1.7 acres. Dispatched at 1800 hours. Forrest Blackbear, IC @ 1600 hours.
ARIZONA DISPATCH CENTER (AZ)
#CattleFire | 93 MM 45, Arizona. 0.1 acre. Dispatched 1004 hours. Contained/Controlled at 1140 hours.
#MarshallGulchFire | Marshall Gulch, Arizona. 0.1 acre. Dispatched 1408 hours. Contained/Controlled at 1410 hours.
FLAGSTAFF DISPATCH CENTER (AZ)
#Kendrick1Fire | Unknown location, Arizona. Dispatched @ 1225 hours.
CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST (CA)
#RainbowFire | 3050 Rainbow Valley Road. Mutual Aid call. Dispatched @ 1459 hours PST.
FEDERAL INTERAGENCY COMM CENTER (CA)
#RichardFire | Hwy 74 & Richard Road, Perris, CA. Dispatched 1235 hours PST.
MISSOURI IOWA COORDINATION CENTER
#WolfFire | Texas County Forest Service. Dispatched @ 1506 hours.
ALBUQUERQUE INTERAGENCY DISPATCH CENTER (NM)
#TrackFire | Isleta, NM. Dispatched @ 1424 hours. Contained @ 1455 hours. Controlled at 1525 hours.
#StrehauserFire | Unknown location. Dispatched @ 1518 hours. Contained @ 1640 hours. Controlled @ 1731 hours. Fire out @ 1737 hours. E671 and D7 responded.
#SouthSFFire | San Felipe Pueblo, New Mexico. Dispatched @ 1556 hours. Contained/Controlled @ 1610 hours. 0.25 acres.
ALAMOGORDO DISPATCH CENTER (NM)
#LoaderFire | Copper Ridge, New Mexico. Dispatched @ 1244 hours. 1 acre.
#LeeTrevinoFire | Outlaw/Alto Village, New Mexico. Dispatched @ 1305 hours. 0.25 acres.
#SanSimmonFire | Unknown location, New Mexico. Dispatched @ 1408 hours. 53 acres. Fire has been contained and under control.
TAOS INTERAGENCY DISPATCH CENTER
#StrohauerFire | NE of Clayton, New Mexico. Dispatched @ 1615 hours. 40 acres. State and local resources on scene.
PUEBLO INTERAGENCY DISPATCH CENTER (CO)
#ClarkCountyFire | 5 miles SW of Ashland (Clark), Kansas. Dispatched @ 1156 hours. Human caused. 1,500 acres. Resources on-scene. Unknown containment status or current fire conditions.
#AdamLaneFire | 2 miles south of Alamosa (Alamosa County). Dispatched @ 1633 hours on 3/4/2018. Contained on 3/5/2018 @ 0922 hours. Human caused. 0.1 acre.
KENTUCKY INTERAGENCY COORDINATION CENTER (KY)
#PondLickFire | Dispatched @ 2010 hours. Limited information.
MICHIGAN INTERAGENCY DISPATCH CENTER (MO)
#BigCreekFire | Big Creek (Oscoda County), Missouri. Dispatched @ 1528 hours.
MISSOURI IOWA COORDINATION CENTER (MO, IA)
#HighwayTFire | Private property (Phelps County). Dispatched @ 1329 hours. 8.4 acres.
NORTH CAROLINA INTERAGENCY COORDINATION CENTER (NC)
#FlowerGapFire | Unknown location. Dispatched 1740 hours. 5 acres. Light flashy and fire fuels.
#TruckFire | Unknown location. Dispatched @ 1320 hours. 0.3 acres.
#WolfPitFire | Unknown location. Private property on Grandfather Road. Dispatched @ 1559 hours on 3/4/2018. .25 acres.
#49Fire | Uwharrie Road in Davidson County. Dispatched @ 1127 hours on 3/4/2018. 0.3 acre.
ALBUQUERQUE INTERAGENCY DISPATCH CENTER (NM)
#TR2Fire | Hwy 47 and TR2. Dispatched @ 1529 hours. Contained @ 1553 hours. 0.1 acres.
#PJFire | Sandia Ranger District. Dispatched @ 0703 hours. 100 acres.
#TR76Fire | Isleta. Dispatched @ 1453 hours on 3/4/2018. Contained @ 1550 hours on 3/4/2018. Controlled @ 1439 hours.
Sources | WildCAD, NIFC
(c) 2018 NW Fire Blog – 2120 PST | Updated 2130 PST