Wildfire Incident Information
Terrain
Satellite
OSM
24% contained
Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
5 months ago
Fire Start
Friday, August 11, 2023 2:01 PM PDT
Incident #
TXS-3077-
Fuels
Tall Grass (2.5 feet), Chaparral (6 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Control: 8/20/2023 00:58 | Contain: 8/15/2023 23:03

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 10 months ago

Around 4:00 p.m. on August 11, Texas A&M Forest Service received a request for assistance on a fire burning 2 miles North of Olney in Archer County, Texas. The fire is burning in juniper shrub and grass fuels.

Texas A&M Forest Service has mobilized the following to assist with response efforts: fire managers and miscellaneous overhead, dozers, engine crews, and will be working in unified command with local responders.

Basic Incident Details

Last Updated
Fri, Aug 11, 2023 9:23 PM UTC
Incident Type
Wildfire
Fire Discovered
Fri, Aug 11, 2023 4:00 PM UTC
Location
Archer County 2 miles North of Olney off of HWY 79
Incident Commander
James Moerls, Texas A&M Forest Service
Coordinates
33.414166666667, -98.729166666667

Current Situation

Total Personnel
34
Size
1,300 Acres
Containment
24%
Fuels Involved

Juniper brush and Grass

Significant Events

Campbell fire started in Young County and grew over the county line into Archer County, jumping HWY 79 to the northwest.

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions
Dozer crews will continue to push containment line while engines are engaged in structure protection.

Dispatch Center Contact

Texas Interagency Coordination Center (TXTIC)

Lufkin, TX

936-875-4786

https://ticc.tamu.edu/