Whiskey
FIRE
5,859
acres
9.1 mi
WSW of Kachina Village, AZ
100%
containment
CONTAINED
Last Updated: 1 month ago
Incident #: NWCG-6580
Fire Start: Monday, September 2, 2019 10:30 AM MST

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 2 months ago

Whiskey Fire is in patrol status and continues to have occasional smoke from drying fuels and falling needle cast well within the perimeter.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Lightning
Date of Origin:
Monday September 02nd, 2019 approx. 05:30 PM
Location:
8 miles northeast of Turkey Butte Lookout
Incident Commander:
Chris Brooks, Allen Tennant (T)
Incident Description:
Type 5-wildfire
Coordinates:
35.044, -111.84

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
5
Size (Acres):
5,859
Containment:
100%
Estimated Containment Date:
Wednesday October 16th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved:
Timber, grass and litter
Significant Events:
Low intensity smoldering in drying pockets of fuels

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Patrol status.
Projected Incident Activity:
Patrol status
Remarks:
Smoke may still be visible from the Whiskey Fire until the area receives significant moisture.
Interior pockets of green vegetation and larger forest fuels such as logs will continue to burn well within containment lines.

Weather Synopsis

Contact

Incident Contact
Public Phone Line
Phone: 928-526-0866
Hours: M-F, 8am-6pm
Fire Unit Information
Coconino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1824 S. Thompson St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001