Blue River
FIRE
2,168
acres
28.7 mi
SSE of Eagar, AZ
10%
containment
OUT
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Incident #: AZ-ASF-000392
Fire Start: Sunday, June 30, 2019 9:27 AM MST
Fuels: Timber Stand
Dispatch Notes: Contain: 07/23/19 1200 | Control: 07/29/19 1325 | Out: 07/29/19 1326

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 3 months ago

The lightning ignited Blue River Fire is burning 7 miles southeast of Alpine, Arizona within the Wallow Fire scar.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Sunday June 30th, 2019 approx. 11:30 AM
Location:
7 miles SE of Alpine, AZ
Incident Commander:
B. Krueger
Incident Description:
Lightning/natural
Coordinates:
33.734, -109.073

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
49
Size (Acres):
745
Containment:
10%
Estimated Containment Date:
Wednesday July 31st, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Timber (litter and understory)

Contact

Incident Contact
Alpine Ranger District
Phone: (928)339-5000
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excluding holidays
Fire Unit Information
Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
30 S Chiricahua Tri
Springerville, AZ 85938