Mill
FIRE
179
acres
27.6 mi
NW of Phoenix, AZ
75%
containment
OUT
Last Updated: 1 month ago
Fire Start: Monday, May 6, 2019 12:19 PM MST
Location: 27.6 miles NW of Phoenix, AZ
Resources: No known resources at this time.
Dispatch Notes: Contain: 05/10/19 1500 | Control: 05/10/19 1700 | Out: 05/24/19 1700

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast

9:00 PM Jul 19 — 12:00 AM Jul 20
85°F
Warmer
17%
Drier
N @ 9 mph
12:00 AM Jul 20 — 3:00 AM Jul 20
90°F
Warmer
16%
Drier
N @ 10 mph
3:00 AM Jul 20 — 6:00 AM Jul 20
89°F
Cooler
15%
Drier
N @ 12 mph
6:00 AM Jul 20 — 9:00 AM Jul 20
79°F
Cooler
21%
Moister
N @ 9 mph
9:00 PM Jul 19 — 12:00 AM Jul 20
85°F
Warmer
17%
Drier
N @ 9 mph
12:00 AM Jul 20 — 3:00 AM Jul 20
90°F
Warmer
16%
Drier
N @ 10 mph
3:00 AM Jul 20 — 6:00 AM Jul 20
89°F
Cooler
15%
Drier
N @ 12 mph
6:00 AM Jul 20 — 9:00 AM Jul 20
79°F
Cooler
21%
Moister
N @ 9 mph

Incident Overview Updated: 2 months ago

Effective 5/8 at 1700 the Type 3 Incident Management Team effectively transferred command back to the District and a local Type 4 Incident Commander.

The fire received measurable rain over the last 2 days effectively reducing fire activity. Today's (5/8) reconnaissance flight over the fire area revealed no smoke or evidence of internal heat. The fire remains 179 acres, with containment increasing to 75%. No growth is anticipated.

The fire's specific cause remains under investigation.

This will be the final update to this incident.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Under Investigation
Date of Origin:
Monday May 06th, 2019 approx. 11:15 AM
Location:
7 miles SW of Crown King
Incident Commander:
T4IC -Shultz
Coordinates:
34.122, -112.423

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
5
Size (Acres):
179
Containment:
75%
Fuels Involved:
Brush/scrub oak/juniper and grass
Significant Events:
Transition from Type 3 Incident Management Team to District Type 4 Incident Command 5/8 at 1700. Measurable rain received in fire area over the last 2 days

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Insure containment features hold, monitor for interior heat
Projected Incident Activity:
Anticipate increased containment, little to no smoke visible
Remarks:
No change in acreage expected

Contact

Incident Contact
Mariela Castaneda
Email: mcastaneda@blm.gov
Phone: 480-220-2254
Fire Unit Information
Phoenix District Office
Bureau of Land Management
Arizona
Phoenix, AZ, AZ 85027