Wildfire Incident Report

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Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2020-NWCG-7238
FWAC Incident ID
154453
Incident Name
Jackalope Fire
Last Updated
Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:13 PM CDT
(3 months ago)
Fire Reported
Sunday, October 11, 2020 10:45 AM CDT
(3 months ago)
State
Texas
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
7.9 miles NW of Hoover, TX
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

Texas A&M Forest Service is responding to the Jackalope Fire in Roberts county. The Jackalope fire is currently burning in a grass fuel type and is being managed in unified command with local fire department resources.

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Mechanical- Roadside Start
Date of Origin
Sunday October 11th, 2020 approx. 03:45 PM
Location
North of Pampa off Hwy 70
Incident Commander
Kevin Daly, Texas A&M Forest Service
Incident Description
Wildfire Response
Coordinates
35.688, -100.931
Size (Acres)
11,520
Containment
100%
Estimated Containment Date
Wednesday October 14th, 2020 approx. 05:00 PM
Fuels Involved
Grass
Projected Incident Activity
Containment
Remarks
Fire is now at 100% containment
Weather Concerns
Temperatures are lower today after the cold front passage but expected to increase over the next couple of days. Winds will return back to SW this afternoon. RH will decrease later this afternoon causing fuels to continue to dry.
Incident Contact
James DeGrazia
Email: james.degrazia@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 8062205156
Hours: 0800-2200
Fire Unit Information
Texas A&M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845
Incident Map

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