Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Tuesday, May 11, 2021 8:00:28 PM MST

Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
www.fireweatheravalanche.org
Incident #
2021-NWCG-7361
FWAC Incident ID
174158
Incident Name
Gila Fire
Last Updated
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 9:00 AM MST
(1 month ago)
Fire Reported
Friday, April 2, 2021 12:15 AM MST
(1 month ago)
State
Arizona
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
54.8 miles ENE of Dome, AZ
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
Incident Map

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