West Guard Fire


UNKNOWN

Incident #: SJF-932
Fire Start: 4 months ago
Location: 8.9 miles NE of Cahone, CO
Acres: 1,424
Agency: Durango Interagency Dispatch Center (CODRC)
Dispatch Notes: Iqcs: 419205 so#: 62

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 22 hours, 50 mins ago — The West Guard Fire was discovered by a helicopter working the Plateau Fire at approximately 6:00 pm on 7/22 and is currently estimated at 5 acres, burning in Ponderosa pine, oak litter and grass. This fire is located just west of the Glade Guard Station approximately 5 miles west of Benchmark Lookout, in Dolores County. This fire was also started by lightning three-to-four days ago.

Contact

Incident Contact
Dolores Ranger District
Phone: 970-882-7296
Hours: 0830 am - 4;30 pm M-F
Fire Unit Information
San Juan National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
15 Burnett Court
Durango, CO 81301

Basic Information

Cause
Lightning/natural
Date of Origin
Sunday July 22nd, 2018 approx. 07:00 PM
Location
13 miles east of Dove Creek, CO
Incident Commander
Pat Seekins ICT3
Coordinates
37.781 latitude, -108.641 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel
3
Size
1,424 Acres
% Contained
90%
Estimated Containment Date
Wednesday August 15th, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
Timber (litter and understory)
Timber (grass and understory)
Significant Events
minimal, creeping, old stumps still burning

Outlook

Planned Actions
patrol status
Projected Incident Activity
patrol
Remarks
incident turned over to local resources. This is last update