Terrain Satellite
Ridge
FIRE
3,079
acres
14.6 mi
SE of Harris, AZ
100%
contained
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
15 mins, 41 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-6990
Fire Start:
Sunday, August 16, 2020 11:15 AM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 2 weeks ago

Incident Photo for the Ridge Fire

NO FURTHER FIRE UPDATES - AREA CLOSURE IS ACTIVE



 Past Daily Updates/News Releases 



-INCIDENT SUMMARY-

The Ridge Fire located in the Hualapai Mountains, southeast of Kingman, AZ. It started the afternoon of August 16 as the result of a lightning strike from area thunderstorms. The community of Pine Lake is approximately 5 miles north of the fire. As of 9/2/2020 the fire was 100% contained.



There are NO threats to homes or structures from the Ridge Fire. 
 Area residents should always be READY.



Closures: On August 26 at 0700, the BLM partially rescinded the Fire Closure Order previously put in place on August 21.  CLOSURE ORDER & MAP



There may be short term access restrictions on BLM Road 7101, also known as Flag Mine Road and Antelope Wash Road as fire crews continue masticating vegetation along those roadways. 

 

County Emergency Notification System:
Mohave County residents are encouraged to sign up for the County's Code Red Emergency Notification System: https://public.coderedweb.com/CNE/en-US/BF06DA57F62C  



Area residents should be READY. Arizona experiences wildfires year-round and conditions remain unseasonably hot and dry with high fire danger.  
Learn more about Arizona's Ready-Set-Go program that educates residents about proactive measures to take before an emergency and actions to follow when communities are threatened. https://ein.az.gov/ready-set-go/



Fire Restrictions are in effect through the area.
For more information on area fire restrictions and area fire activity visit: https://wildlandfire.az.gov/

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Sunday August 16th, 2020 approx. 06:15 PM
Location:
3.5 miles south of Pine Lake, AZ
Incident Commander:
Local Type 4 Organization
Coordinates:
35.008, -113.879
Size (Acres):
3,079
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Tuesday September 01st, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Chaparral (6 feet)
Timber (Litter and Understory)

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Securing containment lines is the primary focus as well as repair and rehab focusing on the road system and mechanical disturbance.
Remarks:
NO FURTHER UPDATES - INCIWEB ACTIVE AS LONG AS AREA CLOSURE IS ACTIVE

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Dolores Garcia, AZ BLM
Email: dagarcia@blm.gov
Phone: 602-828-8734
Hours: M - F, 8 to 5
Fire Unit Information
Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403