Terrain Satellite
Cat Claw
FIRE
96
acre
49.4 mi
NW of Alpine, TX
100%
containment
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
6 days ago
Incident #:
NWCG-6708
Fire Start:
Thursday, May 14, 2020 2:45 AM CDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 week ago

The Cat Claw Fire started May 13, 2020 in Jeff Davis County, Texas. TheĀ initial fire size isĀ 90 acres, caused by lightning. Jeff Davis County requested assistance from Texas A&M Forest Service the morning of May 14, 2020. Texas A&M Forest Service is in unified command with Jeff Davis County and Fort Davis VFD. The Lone Star State Type 2 IA Crew Module is staffing the fire, as well as an air attack and 3 SEATS.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Thursday May 14th, 2020 approx. 07:45 AM
Location:
Jeff Davis County, Texas
Coordinates:
30.929, -104.18
Size (Acres):
96
Containment:
100%

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Robyn Griffith
Email: rgriffith@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 325-213-1643
Hours: 24/7
Fire Unit Information
Texas A & M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845