Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Monday, May 10, 2021 3:24:59 PM MST

Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2021-AZCRD-000220
FWAC Incident ID
173377
Incident Name
Gila Fire
Last Updated
Monday, May 10, 2021 2:58 PM MST
(26 mins, 56 secs ago)
Fire Reported
Friday, April 2, 2021 8:08 AM MST
(1 month ago)
State
Arizona
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
54.8 miles ENE of Dome, AZ
Responsible Agency
Bureau of Land Management
Responsible Fire Unit
Colorado River District
Notes
Contain: 04/11/21 1050 | Control: 04/16/21 1100 | Out: 04/28/21 1900
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

The Gila Fire began on April 2 along the Gila River bottom about 60 miles east of Yuma, Ariz., and approximately 10 miles north/northeast of Dateland and Interstate 8. 

Fire is now 100% contained.
 
This will be the final update unless activity increases. 

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Lightning
Date of Origin
Friday April 02nd, 2021 approx. 07:15 AM
Location
60 miles east of Yuma, north of Dateland, Ariz.
Coordinates
32.914, -113.437
Total Personnel
22
Size (Acres)
2,130
Containment
100%
Estimated Containment Date
Saturday April 17th, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
chaparral and short grass
Incident Contact
Chris Wonderly
Email: jwonderly@blm.gov
Phone: 602-818-8295
Fire Unit Information
Colorado River District Office
Bureau of Land Management
1785 Kiowa Ave
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403
Dispatch Contact
Prescott Interagency Dispatch Center | Prescott, AZ
Phone: 928-777-5700
Website: https://gacc.nifc.gov/swcc/dc/azpdc/index.php
Incident Map

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