Terrain Satellite
Medicine
FIRE
8,930
acres
19.1 mi
SW of Cibecue, AZ
96%
contained
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
26 mins, 26 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-7092
Fire Start:
Saturday, August 22, 2020 1:00 PM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 2 months ago

Incident Photo for the Medicine Fire

Unless there is a significant increase in fire activity, this site will not be updated.

Management responsibility of the Medicine, Medicine II, and Marshall Butte Fires was returned to the local unit on September 3, 2020 

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Saturday August 22nd, 2020 approx. 08:00 PM
Location:
25 miles north of Globe, Arizona
Coordinates:
33.829, -110.69
Size (Acres):
8,930
Containment:
96%

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
The Medicine Fire will be checked periodically by aircraft.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Medicine Fire Public Information
Phone: 928-421-4984
Hours: Monday-Sunday, 8 am-8 pm
Fire Unit Information
Fort Apache Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
P. O. Box 560 Whiteriver Arizona 85941
Whiteriver, AZ 85941