Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Sunday, January 16, 2022 5:33:02 PM MST

Wildfire Incident Report


Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
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Incident #
2021-AZCRD-000362
FWAC Incident ID
176558
Incident Name
Flag Fire
Last Updated
Sunday, June 13, 2021 11:28 AM MST
(7 months ago)
Fire Reported
Sunday, April 25, 2021 3:15 PM MST
(9 months ago)
State
Arizona
Incident Type
Wildfire
Location
12.1 miles ESE of Harris, AZ
Responsible Agency
Bureau of Land Management
Responsible Fire Unit
Colorado River District
Notes
Contain: 05/10/21 1700 | Control: 05/21/21 1600 | Out: 06/06/21 1600
Current Weather
Fire Growth Potential
Fire Weather Forecast
Incident Overview

The Flag Fire was reported on Sunday, April 25, 2021 around 2pm. The fire originated between the Flag Mine and Wild Cow Campground in the Hualapai Mountains, approximately 11 miles south/southeast of Kingman, Arizona.
 

NO FURTHER UPDATES EXPECTED UNLESS THERE IS A CHANGE IN ACTIVITY. 

Incident Management has been transferred back to the local area and a local Type 3 Incident Commander. 
BLM Closures Related to this incident remain in effect. Inciweb will remain open as long as Area Closures remain in effect. 
 
Closures within Hualapai Mountain Park, Lodge and Trails remains in effect. The status of the closure can be found here: https://parks.mohavecounty.us/

Details of the Partial BLM Road Closures can be found here: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/article/7438/59289/  

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Date of Origin
Sunday April 25th, 2021 approx. 02:00 PM
Location
Hualapai Mountains, S/SE of Kingman, AZ
Incident Commander
CRD IC
Coordinates
35.075, -113.883
Size (Acres)
1,265
Containment
100%
Fuels Involved
Ponderosa pine and mixed conifer at higher elevations, chaparral, brush and grass
Significant Events
FIRE RELATED CLOSURES REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR Hualapai Mountain Park and trails; as well as partial BLM Road Closures of (a) BLM Road 7101 (Flag Mine/Ridge Road) from the southern border with Hualapai Mountain Park to the intersection of Antelope Wash Road, accounting for approximately 2 miles of BLM Road 7101.

(b) BLM Road 7178 from private land near the community of Pine Lake to the intersection of BLM Road 7207, accounting for approximately 0.9 miles of BLM Road 7178.

Continued patrol and hazard assessments. Mopping up heat that could challenge containment lines.
Remarks
NO FUTURE UPDATES ANTICIPATED - INCIWEB WILL BE DEACTIVATED ONCE FIRE RELATED CLOSURES ARE RESCINDED
Incident Contact
CRD PAO - Rod Crum
Email: rcrum@blm.gov
Phone: 928-505-1255
Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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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