Wildfire Incident Information
Terrain
Satellite
OSM
40% contained
Fire Status
ACTIVE
Last Updated
45 mins, 50 secs ago
Fire Start
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 3:15 AM PST
Incident #
2024-NWCG-317007
Dispatch Notes
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Primary Fire Agency

National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 2 months ago

The Palmas Fire is located within the Dos Palmas Preserve, public lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management in Riverside County. As of the latest report, the fire has burned 285 acres and is 40% contained (acreage reduced due to more accurate mapping). There are approximately 70 fire personnel working towards full suppression and will begin to mop up interior portions of the fire. Crews from the San Bernardino and Cleveland National Forest are assisting. The public is asked to stay away from the Preserve to allow firefighters to work safely. There is currently no threat to neighboring communities, as the fire is being contained within the preserve.

Basic Incident Details

Last Updated
Wed, Feb 21, 2024 7:27 PM UTC
Incident Time Zone
America/Los_Angeles
Incident Type
Wildfire
Fire Discovered
Tue, Feb 20, 2024 11:15 AM UTC
Location
Dos Palmas Preserve
Incident Commander
Bureau of Land Management
Coordinates
33.466388888889, -115.8475

Current Situation

Size
285 Acres
Containment
40%