Spring
FIRE
3,565
acres
44.4 mi
WNW of Elephant Butte, NM
100%
containment
CONTAINED
Last Updated: 4 months ago
Incident #: NM-GNF-000173
Fire Start: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:43 PM MDT
Dispatch Notes: So #16, do#1

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 4 months ago

The Spring Fire, a lightning-caused fire is 3,500 acres and 100% contained.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Wednesday June 05th, 2019 approx. 08:45 PM
Location:
northwest of Winston, NM; off of NM Hwy 59
Incident Commander:
C.Champion,ICT4; V.Gill, ICT4t
Incident Description:
Wildfire
Coordinates:
33.499, -107.897

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
37
Size (Acres):
3,500
Containment:
100%
Fuels Involved:
timber grass and understory, short grasses
Significant Events:
moderate, creeping, torching, wind-driven runs

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
Thunderstorms moving through the area with heavy rain affecting roads.

Contact

Incident Contact
Marta Call
Email: marta.call@usda.gov
Phone: 575-388-8211
Hours: M-F 7-7; S-S 8-5
Fire Unit Information
Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061