Terrain Satellite
Mays
FIRE
9,813
acres
11.4 mi
NNE of Voca, TX
100%
contained
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
1 month ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-6908
Fire Start:
Sunday, August 2, 2020 12:40 PM CDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Mays Fire

Firefighters are currently working to contain the Mays wildfire in San Saba County. The fire started August 2, 2020 at 5:40pm approximately 16 miles east of Brady, Texas.

The wildfire is burning in rocky and rough terrain, with multiple structures threatened. Ground crews are working to construct fireline around the fire, working in coordination with aviation resources.

Texas A&M Forest Service is currently in unified command with Richland Springs Volunteer Fire Department to manage the fire.

A temporary flight restriction, NOTAM FDC 0/9307, is in place over the fire area to provide a safe environment for firefighting aircraft, https://bit.ly/30EShhx.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Vehicle On Tall Dry Grass
Date of Origin:
Sunday August 02nd, 2020 approx. 05:40 PM
Location:
5 miles southeast of Rochelle, TX
Incident Commander:
Matthew Schlaefer, Texas A&M Forest Service
Coordinates:
31.126, -99.049
Size (Acres):
9,813
Containment:
100%
Fuels Involved:
grass and brush

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Erin O'Connor
Email: information@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 979-255-0591
Hours: Daily 8 AM - 8 PM
Fire Unit Information
Texas A&M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845