Terrain
Satellite
OSM
West
FIRE
3,429.0
acres
47.5 mi
NE of Naples, UT
100%
contained
Fire Status:
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
14 mins, 15 secs ago
Incident #:
2021-COMFX-000192
Fire Start:
Sunday, June 20, 2021 1:18 PM MDT
Fuels:
Grass/brush/pondo/lp
Dispatch Notes:
Co-mfx-192iqcs: 549125 | Contain: 06/30/21 1800 | Control: 08/10/21 1515 | Out: 10/16/21 1200
Primary Fire Agency

County/Local — Moffat County

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview Updated: 5 months ago

Incident Photo for the West Fire

The West Fire started on June 20. 2021. The fire was last mapped at 3107 acres. The fire is burning in heavy lodgepole and limber pine surrounded by sagebrush and grasses; no structures are threatened. 

Moffat and Rio Blanco County and all BLM lands within the Little Snake and White River Field Offices are currently in Stage 1 fire restrictions. These areas will begin Stage 2 Fire Restrictions June 25 at 12:01 a.m.  

Information will be posted to this Inciweb page as well as the BLM Colorado Fire Facebook page.    

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Sunday, June 20, 2021 12:15 PM MDT
Location:
80 miles northwest of Craig, CO
Coordinates:
40.985, -108.968
Size (Acres):
3,429
Containment:
100%
Fuels Involved:
Timber (Grass and Understory), Brush (2 feet)
Significant Events:
A wildland fire engine will remain on scene for the next 6 days working to clean up hot spots.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Transition to Type 4 organization.
Projected Incident Activity:
A wildland fire engine will remain on scene for the next 6 days working to clean up hot spots.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:

Dispatch Contact

Craig Interagency Dispatch Center | Craig, CO
970-826-5037
https://gacc.nifc.gov/rmcc/dispatch_centers/r2crc/