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.
Estimated Containment Date:
Monday July 15th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Tall grasses and pinyon juniper
Minimal backing and creeping. Fire is located on top of a ridge backing into drainages and rock cliffs.
Projected Incident Activity:
Minimal spread potential, creeping and backing into small drainages.
Predicted weather is hotter, drier, with lower RHs with higher temperatures.
Date of Origin:
Thursday June 06th, 2019 approx. 02:30 PM
5 miles north of Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument
R. Woods, ICT4
Hours: M-F 7-7 S-S 10-4
Fire Unit Information
Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061