Sulphur Fire


CONTAINED

Incident #: WRD-326
Fire Start: 4 months ago
Location: 7.5 miles NNE of Meeker, CO
Acres: 976
Agency: Craig Interagency Dispatch Center (CO-CRC)
Dispatch Notes: Co-wrd-326iqcs: 419078 | Contain: 07/30/18 1700 control: 09/22/18 1030 out: 09/23/18 1600

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 1 day, 17 hours ago — Final Sulphur Fire Update Update Tuesday – July 31, 2018 The Sulphur Fire has been contained and no further updates are anticipated. Sulphur Fire Location: 5 miles north of Meeker, CO Cause: Lightning Percent containment: 100% Start date: Sunday, July 22, 2018 Size: 977 acres Vegetation: Oak Brush and tall grass Resources: Approximately 15 Fire activity: Closures: The public can obtain additional fire information via the following websites and links: InciWeb Sulphur Fire https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6001/ InciWeb Indian Valley Fire https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6000/ Rio Blanco County Facebook Pagehttps://www.facebook.com/pg/RioBlancoCountySheriffsOffice/reviews/ Fire Restrictions https://www.blm.gov/press-release/fire-restrictions-begin-friday-july-7-blm-lands-white-river-field-office trictions https://www.blm.gov/press-release/fire-restrictions-begin-friday-july-7-blm-lands-white-river-field-office

Contact

Incident Contact
Sulphur Fire Information
Email: 2018.IndianValleyandSulphurFire@firenet.gov
Phone: 970 880-1406
Hours: Mon-Sun; 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Fire Unit Information
White River Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
220 E Market St
Meeker, CO 81641

Basic Information

Cause
Lightning
Date of Origin
Sunday July 22nd, 2018 approx. 12:45 PM
Location
5 miles north of Meeker, CO
Incident Commander
Kyle Frary
Coordinates
40.151 latitude, -107.912 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel
15
Size
977 Acres
% Contained
100%

Outlook

Remarks
The Southwestern Area Incident Management Team 5 will transfer command of the Sulfur Fire back to the local unit at 0600 on 7/31/18