Colorado Fireplace Map: Record of Fires Close to Me At this time [September 14]


Colorado Fires


Colorado Fires

A scorching September continues to gas fires in Colorado. Listed below are the place all the present fires are positioned on September 14, 2019 together with maps and updates about fires, together with the Decker Fireplace.

Common Map of Colorado Fires

Among the best interactive maps accessible proper now could be Inciweb’s map. You possibly can see the complete map right here. There’s an embeddable Google Map that features Inciweb fires which you’ll be able to see under. Relying in your browser, it’s possible you’ll must zoom in utilizing the + button throughout the map or change settings to solely present Inciweb fires:

The map under is an interactive map of among the greater fires in Colorado, produced and managed by the Colorado Division of Homeland Safety and Emergency Administration and Google. Fires in purple are lively and fires in black are contained.

This subsequent part will focus on fires by title in alphabetical order.

Record of Energetic Fires in Colorado as of  September 14

Decker Fireplace


This fireplace is 276 acres. It began September eight and is 9 miles south of Salida, in accordance with Inciweb.

A public assembly concerning the hearth is going down September 14 at Poncha Springs City Corridor at 330 Burnett Ave. at 5 p.m.

Inciweb famous on September 14:

The Decker Fireplace was extra lively on Friday as heavy useless and down fuels within the Wilderness burned. The elevated hearth exercise was attributed to decrease humidity, increased temperatures, and constant winds by the day. Firefighters will proceed to observe the fireplace and work to make sure that the fireplace stays on nationwide forest lands.

The west facet of the fireplace was lively yesterday, particularly in burning off islands of unburned gas in beforehand burned areas. The Platte Canyon Wildland Fireplace Module is camped between the fireplace and US Freeway 285 to observe and verify the fireplace’s unfold onto non-forest lands on the west facet of the ridge. This crew scouted the northwest fringe of the fireplace on Friday to seek out pure obstacles that can be utilized to verify the fireplace on pure obstacles throughout the Wilderness.

The east facet of the fireplace was lively yesterday afternoon, as the fireplace moved into heavy useless and down beetle-killed fuels. The hearth didn’t make any important runs and stays completely within the Sangre de Cristo Wilderness Space. Crews will proceed monitoring the east facet of the fireplace and permitting hearth to play its pure function in Wilderness to advertise forest well being and resiliency. A crew (MOD2) labored to clear fuels from across the communications website on Methodist Mountain. Crews will even be inserting repeaters to bolster the present communications system and shall be inserting a distant climate station on Saturday. A Kind three helicopter from Helena, Montana stays assigned to the incident and stays accessible, ought to the necessity come up.

Fireplace shall be seen on the ridge from the US 285 hall and the Arkansas River Valley within the evenings and at evening. Please don’t name 911 to report hearth conduct on the Decker Fireplace or to request hearth data. A hearth data line (quantity 719-626-1095, eight a.m. to eight p.m.) is offered for hearth updates. Please name 911 for emergencies solely.”

A hotter afternoon is inflicting exercise to select up.

You can too comply with updates on the fireplace’s Fb web page.

Hunt Fireplace

This fireplace is 2,696 acres and 40 % contained as of September 14, in accordance with Inciweb. It was brought on by lightning as is north of Roan Plateau in Rio Blanco County. Inciweb famous: “Crews have ready containment traces alongside current gas breaks and round historic cabins, powerlines, roads and oil/fuel infrastructure. Burnout operations are anticipated to proceed alongside Massive Jimmy Street and north of the fireplace at this time.”

The hearth’s in a distant space between Hunter Creek and West Willow Creek. “An space closure is in impact on public lands north of the Rio Blanco County line, east of Hunter Creek Street, west of Willow Creek Street, and south of RBC Street 5.”

Liberty Prescribed Fireplace

This can be a prescribed hearth that officers purposefully set with a view to assist mitigate points from sudden fires later.

Center Mamm Fireplace


This fireplace is 265 acres as of September 9, the latest Inciweb replace. It was brought on by lightning on July 28. Inciweb famous: “It’s burning within the Center Mamm Creek drainage roughly 10 miles south of Rifle, Colorado. The hearth is being managed for useful resource advantages to scale back amassed fuels, stimulate forage progress and enhance habitat. The present situations and placement of the fireplace are conducive to securely managing the fireplace for these ecosystem advantages. Firefighter and public security is the first goal. Crews are working to assemble oblique gas breaks and hearth line to make sure that non-public property and related infrastructure is protected.”

For Center Mamm hearth updates go to:

Purple Feather Prescribed Burn

This can be a prescribed hearth that officers purposefully set with a view to assist mitigate points from sudden fires later.

WIMP 5 Prescribed Fireplace

This can be a prescribed hearth that officers purposefully set with a view to assist mitigate points from sudden fires later.

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