Wildfire Incident Information
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Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
2 hours, 15 mins ago
Fire Start
Sunday, April 17, 2022 3:53 PM PDT
Incident #
2022-TXTXS-002693
Fuels
Tall Grass (2.5 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Control: 4/23/2022 22:00 | Contain: 4/20/2022 20:28 | Out: 4/23/2022 22:01
Primary Fire Agency

State Forest Service — Texas A & M Forest Service

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Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Nina Lucia Fire

 The Nina Lucia Fire started along County Road 273 approximately 6 miles southwest of the town of Maryneal. Texas A&M Forest Service (TAMFS) was requested and is working in unified command with local responders.

Heavy equipment was engaged on the ground to begin working the flanks of the fire while aviation resource made several drops to try and slow forward progression. Currently the Nina Lucia Fire is burning in heavy Brush and grass with a moderate rate of spread.

Basic Incident Details

Incident Type
Wildfire
Date of Origin
Sunday, April 17, 2022 3:00 PM PDT
Location
Nolan County, 6 Miles Southwest off of County Road 273
Incident Commander
Casey Ramsey, TIFMAS
Coordinates
32.175, -100.567
Size (Acres)
564
Containment
100%
Fuels Involved
Brush and Grass

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns
Breezy south to southwest winds will continue into this
afternoon. Wind speeds are expected to remain steady at roughly
15 to 20 MPH with gusts to 25 MPH. In addition, humidity values
of 90 percent at the start of the forecast will drop to a minimum
of 10 percent around 6 PM CDT. After this evening, recovery will
be a bit slow with humidity values hitting 40 percent at 10 PM
CDT. With regards to temperatures, our normal for this time of
year is 80 degrees. We will be well above that at 98 degrees this
afternoon.

Fire Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Stuart Morris
Email: stuart.morris@tfs.tamu.edu
Phone: 9362177013
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/