Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 2:29:06 PM MST

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #:2020-AZFLG-001807 FWAC Incident ID:142248
Incident Name:Constellation Fire
Last Updated:Tuesday, August 25, 2020 7:20 AM MST
(2 months ago)
Fire Reported:Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:59 AM MST
(2 months ago)
State:Arizona Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:12.7 miles ENE of Wickenburg, AZ
Responsible Agency:County/Local Responsible Fire Unit:Flagstaff Fire Department

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

 The Constellation Fire northeast of Wickenburg is now 100% contained and all roads into the area are open. The fire started Thursday, 8/20, due to a lightning strike. It burned 12,252 acres within the Wickenburg Mountains. 

Incident TypeWildfireCauseLightning Strike
Date of OriginThursday August 20th, 2020 approx. 06:00 AMLocation9 mi. NE Wickenburg
Incident CommanderNate Jones, DFFMIncident DescriptionWildfire
Coordinates34.042, -112.612
Total Personnel130Size (Acres)12,252
Containment100%Fuels Involvedgrass and brush
Weather ConcernsHot temperatures and possibility for more monsoon storms with dry lightning.
Incident ContactTiffany Davila
Email: tdavila@dffm.az.gov
Phone: 602-540-1036
Fire Unit InformationArizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management - State Office
1110 W. Washington Suite 100 Phoenix Arizona 85007
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Dispatch Contact Arizona Interagency Dispatch Center | Phoenix, AZ
Phone: 800-309-7081
Website: https://dffm.az.gov/fire/dispatch

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