Wildfire Incident Information
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100% contained
Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
1 month ago
Fire Start
Sunday, March 20, 2022 12:19 PM PDT
Incident #
2022-TXTXS-001847
Fuels
Tall Grass (2.5 feet), Brush (2 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Control: 3/23/2022 22:26 | Contain: 3/21/2022 03:11 | Out: 3/23/2022 22:26
Primary Fire Agency

State Forest Service — Texas A & M Forest Service

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Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Wells 2 Fire

 The Wells 2 fire started at roughly 2:00 PM on March 20th, off of FM 440 just East of Holliday. The fire grew rapidly because of high winds, and made a push for US HWY 277. Home were evacuated but as of now the fire has checked up to US HWY 277, but has not crossed. Aviation resources have been used in addition to Texas A&M Forest Service (TAMFS) and local responder working in unified command on the ground.

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Wildfire
Cause
Undetermined
Date of Origin
Sunday, March 20, 2022 2:00 PM PDT
Location
Archer County East of Holliday
Incident Commander
Regan Reser, Texas A&M Forest Service
Coordinates
33.816, -98.654
Size (Acres)
1,027
Containment
100%
Fuels Involved
Heavy Brush

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns
High Winds and Low RH

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Angel Lopez Portillo
Email: angel.lopez@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 940 283 4361
Fire Unit Information
Texas A&M Forest Service
Texas
College Station, TX 77845

Dispatch Center Contact

Texas Interagency Coordination Center (TXTIC)

Lufkin, TX

936-875-4786

https://ticc.tamu.edu/