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Texas A&M Forest Service (TAMFS) received a request for assistance on a large wildfire in Throckmorton County close the the Haskell County line. The Doe fire is showing a moderate rate of spread being wind driven with an initial size up estimating 200 acres. TAMFS is working in unified command with local responders on suppression efforts and constructing line around the fire, additionally air attack was requested for air support and large air tankers (LAT) have been used to make retardant drops along active head of the fire slowing the rate of spread. Dry conditions and high winds are contributing to the fire activity.