Terrain Satellite
G22
FIRE
2,008
acres
20.5 mi
NW of Carrizo, AZ
21%
contained
ACTIVE
Last Updated:
26 mins, 32 secs ago
Incident #:
2021-NWCG-7371
Fire Start:
Friday, April 2, 2021 5:00 PM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 hour, 30 mins ago

Incident Photo for the G22 Fire

The G22 fire is being managed by the White Mountain Zone Incident Management Team, with Ben Plumb as the Incident Commander. The fire is burning within the Rodeo-Chediski fire scar, in rugged terrain with a large volume of snags/dead trees. It is located 10 miles northwest of Cibecue, Arizona. 

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Under Investigation
Date of Origin:
Saturday April 03rd, 2021 approx. 12:00 AM
Location:
18 Miles SSW of Heber, AZ
Incident Commander:
Ben Plumb
Coordinates:
34.153, -110.627

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
171
Size (Acres):
2,008
Containment:
21%
Fuels Involved:
Timber (Litter and Understory), Brush (2 feet), Medium Logging Slash
Significant Events:
Active, Uphill Runs, Running, Flanking

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Hold the burned edges on the south and west flanks. Patrol and hold all fire edges. Continue to increase the burn depth along the north and east flanks.
Projected Incident Activity:
Anticipating the main movement will continue to the north, east and west.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
A Fire Weather Watch is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday evening. Southwesterly winds will begin to strengthen shortly after sunrise on Tuesday with gusty conditions expected both Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon. Low relative humidity on Tuesday afternoon will decrease further on Wednesday. Mostly clear skies throughout the forecast period, with conditions remaining dry.

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Steve Johnson
Email: 2021.G22@firenet.gov
Phone: 928-245-1585
Hours: Mon-Sunday 8am-6pm
Fire Unit Information
Fort Apache Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs
P. O. Box 560 Whiteriver Arizona 85941
Whiteriver, AZ 85941