Wildfire Incident Report

Prepared: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 10:41:57 PM MDT

Fire, Weather & Avalanche Center
La Grande, OR, USA
Incident #:2019-NMGNF-000179 FWAC Incident ID:76997
Incident Name:Jordan Fire
Last Updated:Wednesday, June 12, 2019 8:00 PM MDT
(1 year ago)
Fire Reported:Thursday, June 6, 2019 3:33 PM MDT
(1 year ago)
State:New Mexico Incident Type:Wildfire
Location:36.2 miles N of Silver City, NM
Responsible Agency:US Forest Service Responsible Fire Unit:Gila National Forest
Dispatch Notes:So #18, do#4

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

The Jordan Fire is burning on National Forest System lands in Catron County, New Mexico; within the boundaries of the Gila Wilderness.

This fire is in monitor status.

Incident TypeWildfireCauseLightning
Date of OriginThursday June 06th, 2019 approx. 02:30 PMLocation5 miles north of Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument
Incident CommanderR. Woods, ICT4Coordinates33.3, -108.249
Total Personnel1Size (Acres)322
Containment100%Estimated Containment DateMonday July 15th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels InvolvedTall grasses and pinyon juniperSignificant EventsMinimal. Interior smoke showing inside fire perimeter
Planned ActionsMonitor from NM Hwy 15, and utilizing Mogollon-Baldy and Black Mtn. LOProjected Incident ActivityMinimal spread potential, some interior smokes might be possible.
Weather ConcernsUpper trough will bring hot and dry conditions to the region with breezy to windy afternoons.
Incident ContactMarta Call
Email: marta.call@usda.gov
Phone: 575-388-8211
Hours: M-F 7-7 S-S 10-4
Fire Unit InformationGila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061
Dispatch Contact Silver City Interagency Dispatch Center | Silver City, NM
Phone: 575-538-5371
Website: https://gacc.nifc.gov/swcc/dc/nmsdc/

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