Woodrow
FIRE
1,090
acre
33.6 mi
NNW of Silver City, NM
100%
containment
CONTAINED
Last Updated: 4 months ago
Incident #: NWCG-6419
Fire Start: Tuesday, July 2, 2019 8:00 AM MDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 5 months ago

Final update on Woodrow Fire: The lightning-caused Woodrow Fire is 1,090 acres and 100% contained.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Tuesday July 02nd, 2019 approx. 02:00 PM
Location:
18 miles north of Cliff, NM in the Gila Wilderness
Incident Commander:
R. Woods, ICT4
Coordinates:
33.211, -108.524

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
1
Size (Acres):
1,090
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Wednesday July 31st, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Timber, grass and litter understory
Significant Events:
minimal, smoldering

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Continue to monitor using FS lookouts and occasional recon flights
Projected Incident Activity:
Expect fire behavior to be minimal with monsoonal weather in the area.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
A continued monsoonal pattern is expected as we head into the weekend, with daily thunderstorm chances. Rain chances will be highest over mountain zones. Temperatures will be slightly above normal with afternoon min RH in the 20-30% range over the weekend.
Weak afternoon winds will lead to Fair to Good ventilation rates most days. A backdoor cold front arrives on Sunday with slightly cooler temperatures behind it. Winds will turn to the east along with increased moisture and lift promoting more numerous thunderstorm coverage Monday and Tuesday, with localized flooding the primary threat.
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Contact

Incident Contact
Marta Call
Email: marta.call@usda.gov
Phone: 575-388-8211
Hours: M-F 7-7; S-S 9-6
Fire Unit Information
Gila National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3005 E. Camino del Bosque
Silver City, NM 88061