Perry Fire


Incident #: NWS-30447
Fire Start: 8 months ago
Location: 6.3 miles N of Reno, NV
Acres: 51,400
Agency: Sierra Front Interagency Dispatch Center (NVSFC)
Dispatch Notes: Controlled

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 2 hours, 8 mins ago — The Perry Fire was reported July 27, 2018 at 5:22 p.m. A Type 2 Incident Management Team took command of the fire on the morning of July 30th. Resources from federal, state, and local entities are engaged in the fire suppression effort. All evacuations were lifted 8/3/18. Microwave Road is still closed.Maps, photos, and updates are posted


Incident Contact
Lisa Ross
Phone: 775-304-8850
Fire Unit Information
Carson City District Office
Bureau of Land Management
5665 Mogan Mill Road
Carson City, NV 89701

Basic Information

Date of Origin
Friday July 27th, 2018 approx. 05:22 PM
30 miles NNE of Reno, Nevada
Incident Commander
Tim Roide, Great Basin Team 4
39.838 latitude, -119.653 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel
51,400 Acres
% Contained
Estimated Containment Date
Monday August 06th, 2018 approx. 10:00 PM
Fuels Involved
Grass, brush, and timber
Significant Events
All control lines are holding. Minimal smokes are visible in the fire's interior.


Planned Actions
Command will transfer to a local incident commander at 6 AM on 8/6. Few resources will remain on the fire to patrol and monitor the fire.
Projected Incident Activity
No additional growth is expected.
Resources assigned: 4 Crews, 2 Helicopters, and 7 Engines