Ranch Fire


Incident #: ASF-963
Fire Start: 8 months ago
Location: 20.5 miles NW of Heber, AZ
Acres: 5,491
Agency: Show Low Interagency Dispatch Center (AZ-SDC)
Dispatch Notes: Contain: 08/30/18 1451

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 25 mins, 4 secs ago — The lightning ignited ranch fire was first reported just after 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 24, 2018. The fire is burning in a remote portion of the Black Mesa Ranger District in moderate to heavy brush and grass. Fire managers have determined there are no likely threats to life or property at this time. The fire is being managed by Type 3 Incident Commander, Gary Strickland.


Incident Contact
s Black Mesa Ranger District
Phone: (928)535-7300
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Show additional contacts
Fire Unit Information
Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S. Chiricahua Dr.
Springerville, AZ 85938

Basic Information

Date of Origin
Tuesday July 24th, 2018 approx. 11:15 AM
25 miles south of Winslow, AZ. 20 Miles northwest of Heber-Overgaard
Incident Commander
Black Mesa Ranger District
Incident Description

Current Situation

Total Personnel
4,081 Acres
% Contained
Estimated Containment Date
Friday August 31st, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
brush and grass


Planned Actions
Monitor and patrol fire perimeter