Current Situation and Notices

                                                             Jan 09, 2018 – 1000


  •  Fire Danger Level for both Mountainair and Sandia Ranger Districts are HIGH without Fire Restrictions.

  • RED FLAG (all or part of area):   none declared at this time

  • ACTIVE FIRE WITHIN AREA:  No major fires are active within the area at this time.

  • Rx BURN(S) WITHIN AREA:     Not in our region at this time.

  • OTHER HAZARDS WITHIN AREA:

    Occasionally, smoke/smaze may be visible (or smelled) from fires elsewhere in New Mexico or even other states.

Red Flag(s)/Fire Danger Levels Active Fires/Hazards OTHER INFO
  • RED FLAG WARNING(S): . . . . not declared at this time
  •   Fire Weather Watch (Red Flag potential)::   not declared at this time
  • . Sandia Ranger Dist., USFS:      HIGH (eff Jan 8, 2018)
  • . Mountainair Ranger Dist., USFS:   HIGH (eff Jan 8, 2018)
  • . Bernalillo County: usually follows Sandia Ranger Dist. level
  • . Sandoval County:  usually follows Sandia Ranger Dist. level
  • . Santa Fe County:  has not provided information for several months
  • . Torrance County:  has not provided information for several months

  • ACTIVE WILDFIRES:  none at this time
  • PRESCRIBED OR MANAGED BURNS: .
  • SMOKE OR OTHER IMPACT FROM FIRES OUTSIDE THE AREA:  Occasional smaze and smoke from wildfires elsewhere in the State apparently do not pose a major health risk for most residents in our area at this time.

  • RESTRICTIONS & CLOSURES:
  • EMIFPA Membership Meeting: Thursday, Feb 1, 2018  1:00 PM  NOTE:  This is the EMIFPA Annual Meeting
  • EMIFPA Quarterly Board Meeting:  Thursday, Feb 1, 2018, following the Membership Meeting
  • EMIFPA Monthly Fire Season Information Session:  sessions will resume in  March 2018
  • GREEN WASTE DAYS: none scheduled at this time