Wildfire Incident Report


Prepared: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 6:02:57 AM MST

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #:2020-NWCG-7095 FWAC Incident ID:143575
Incident Name:Ranch Fire
Last Updated:Monday, September 14, 2020 9:10 AM MST
(1 month ago)
Fire Reported:Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:00 AM MST
(2 months ago)
State:Arizona Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:2.1 miles SE of Rye, AZ

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Incident Overview

RANCH FIRE - AFTERNOON UPDATE 08/29/2020: Now 100% Contained. The Ranch Fire is a lightning caused wildfire burning 2 miles south of Gisela, Arizona. The fire started on 8/27/20 and is now at 100% containment totaling 50 acres. Resources remain on scene to monitor the area. Stage 1 Fire Restrictions are currently in effect on the Tonto National Forest. Visit our website for more information at https://www.fs.usda.gov/tont

Incident TypeWildfireCauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday August 27th, 2020 approx. 05:00 PMLocation2 miles south of Gisela, Arizona
Coordinates34.076, -111.328Size (Acres)50
Containment100%Significant EventsResources remain on scene to monitor the area.
Incident ContactEric Solomon
Phone: 480-339-9585
Fire Unit InformationTonto National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2324 E. McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006


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