Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 6:26:30 AM MDT

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #:2020-NWCG-6745 FWAC Incident ID:117310
Incident Name:Farm Camp Fire
Last Updated:Monday, June 8, 2020 1:00 PM MDT
(5 months ago)
Fire Reported:Saturday, May 30, 2020 4:00 PM MDT
(5 months ago)
State:New Mexico Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:42.3 miles SSE of Springer, NM

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

The Farm Camp Fire is estimated at 12,000 acres. The fire is located 5 miles west of Mosquero, NM off of Highway 39 and Farm Camp Road in Harding County. Evacuations remain in place for homes northwest of Mosquero. Today (06/08) firefighters will be concentrating on the south side of Highway 39 and securing containment lines. Critical fire weather is expected with low humidity and gusting wind. Approximately 75 personnel are fighting this fire, including resources (bulldozers and water tenders) from the NMDOT. Lightning started the fire on Saturday (06/06). Fuels include grass and pinon-juniper.

Incident TypeWildfireCoordinates35.866, -104.274

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