Terrain Satellite
Colorado 2
FIRE
257
acres
4.6 mi
SE of San Mateo, NM
75%
contained
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
28 mins, 44 secs ago
Incident #:
2020-NWCG-7236
Fire Start:
Monday, October 5, 2020 9:30 AM MDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Colorado 2 Fire

Fire burning in timber with grass understory north of Mt. Taylor in Colorado Canyon.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Unknown
Date of Origin:
Monday October 05th, 2020 approx. 03:30 PM
Location:
North side of Mt. Taylor
Incident Commander:
ICT3 Anthony Pacheco, ICT3t Duwayne Eriacho
Coordinates:
35.294, -107.58

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
69
Size (Acres):
257
Containment:
75%
Estimated Containment Date:
Thursday October 15th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Timber (grass and understory)
Significant Events:
Active, Group Torching, Backing, Spotting

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Secure line and mop up.
Projected Incident Activity:
12 Hrs: spread stopped, securing lines.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Wind predicted 3 days out; above average temps, dry.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Patricia Johnson
Email: patricia.e.johnson@usda.gov
Phone: 505-346-3894
Fire Unit Information
Cibola National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
2113 Osuna Rd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113