Fire Season 2018


Firefighters battling a wildfire in north-central Arizona were hampered Monday by strong winds and dry conditions as residents of surrounding communities remained out of their homes for another day.


The Tinder Fire near Clint’s Well has forced the evacuation of about a thousand homes and burned more than 8,600 acres. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports, fire officials say there isn’t yet any containment of the blaze.


A raging wildfire in north-central Arizona continues to grow and has burned an unknown number of structures.

AZ State Forestry

Seven small communities have been evacuated as a precaution because of a wildfire that's threatening about 500 homes in a forested area of north-central Arizona.

The Daily Courier

Fire restrictions are continuing to go into effect across Arizona as the entire Southwest contends with historically dry conditions and increased wildfire danger.