Terrain Satellite
Salt
FIRE
21,670
acres
6.9 mi
SE of Roosevelt, AZ
71%
contained
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
17 mins, 8 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-7019
Fire Start:
Monday, August 17, 2020 11:15 AM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 2 weeks ago

Incident Photo for the Salt Fire

The Salt Fire operations have been transitioned to the Tonto National Forest.  No updates will be posted on this InciWeb page unless a significant event occurs with the Fire.  For continued information please visit: https://www.fs.usda.gov/tonto

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Monday August 17th, 2020 approx. 06:15 PM
Location:
The fire is located 2 miles SE of the Hwy 188/288 junction
Incident Commander:
Tonto National Forest
Coordinates:
33.56, -110.904
Size (Acres):
21,670
Containment:
71%
Fuels Involved:
Grass, Brush, Sonoran Desert
Significant Events:
Little to no fire behavior

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Patrol and monitor
Projected Incident Activity:

Remarks:
Transfer of Command to Tonto National Forest on 8.29.20

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Eric Solomon
Phone: 480-339-9585
Hours: 8 am to 5 pm M-F
Fire Unit Information
Tonto National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2324 E. McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006