Wildfire Incident Information
Terrain
Satellite
OSM
0% contained
Fire Status
CONTAINED
Last Updated
1 hour, 8 mins ago
Fire Start
Monday, February 26, 2024 1:10 PM PST
Incident #
TXS-0319-
Fuels
Short Grass (1 foot), Tall Grass (2.5 feet)
Dispatch Notes
Contain: 3/10/2024 20:44

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Fire Weather Forecast

Incident Overview

Inciweb information was updated: 1 month ago

At approximately 3:10 pm on February 26th, 2024, Texas A&M Forest service  received a request for assistance for a wildfire in Gray County. Texas A&M Forest Service crews are working in unified command with local officials.The fire started 9.5 miles southwest of Lefors, Texas and is now burning 9 miles east of Lefors. Strong wind gusts up to 60 mph will likely increase fire activity.

Basic Incident Details

Last Updated
Mon, Feb 26, 2024 11:28 PM UTC
Incident Type
Wildfire
Fire Discovered
Mon, Feb 26, 2024 3:10 PM UTC
Location
9 miles E of Lefors,Tx
Incident Commander
J. Torres, Texas A&M Forest Service in unified command with local officials
Coordinates
35.459830555556, -100.82462222222

Current Situation

Size
20,000 Acres
Containment
0%
Estimated Containment
Friday, March 1, 2024 10:00 PM PST
Fuels Involved

The primary fuels for this incident is grass and brush.

Planned Outlook

Projected Incident Activity
High potential for growth through tomorrow's operational period as strong gusty winds return to the forecast.

Dispatch Center Contact

Texas Interagency Coordination Center (TXTIC)

Lufkin, TX

936-875-4786

https://ticc.tamu.edu/