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FS/PC=Full Suppression/Perimeter Control; MCC=Monitor/Confine/Contain; A or AC=Acres; C=Contained; PC=Percent Contained; ECD=Est. Containment Date; GP=Growth Potential; TP=Total Personnel; IMT=Incident Management Team; AT or A/T=Air Tanker; AA=Air Attack; SEAT=Single Engine Air Tanker; LD or LP=Lead Plane; T1H=Type 1 Helicopter; IHC=Interagency Hotshot Crew; T1C=Type 1 Crew; T2C=Type 2 Crew; T2IAC=Type2 IA Crew; DTN=Date/ Time / Needed; FW=Fire Weather 
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DAT6/30E 6* 1409 NEWS OR NOTES
9/19 1630 Fulton (AZ-TNF) 500 ac. (latest 209). Type 1 IMT (Day, IC) - Short Team - ordered. T1 Helo, T1 Crew, and T2 Crew ordered earlier today.
9/06 1230 Effective 1200 today, 9/06, the National Preparedness Level is at 2 (PL-2).
9/02 1245 Effective 1200 today, 9/02, the National Preparedness Level is at 3 (PL-3).
8/24 1030 Effective at 0830 today, 8/24, the SWA is at Preparedness Level 1 (PL-1).
8/19 1455 Effective 1400 today (8/19), the National Preparedness Level is now at 4 (PL-4).
8/01 1135 Current OOA Commitments: 1 T3 IMT (AZ-CWZ), 7 T1 Crews, 7 T2 IA Crews, 3 SEATs, 2 AA, 2 T1 Helo, 2 T3 Helo, 59 Engines, and 180 OH/Sup.
7/28 1700 Effective today (7/28), the SWA is now at Preparedness Level 2 (PL-2).
7/13 0940 Fuller (AZ-GCP). 250+ ac. Loc 4 NE of North Rim Dev. Area (36.2655N,112.0249W). Type 2 IMT (Sinclair), 2 T1 Crews ord.&filled last evening.
7/11 1630 Black (NM-GNF). 50 ac. 1 FW Air Tactical ordered. 1 T1 Crew filled (Fort Apache IHC).
7/11 1530 Black (NM-GNF) 5 ac. Additional Airtankers and 1 T1 Crew ordered.
7/11 1450 Black (NM_GNF). No ac rpt. Loc 35 SE of Reserve, NM (32.9041N,108.1644W). Airtanker, Lead, FW Air Tactical, T3 Helo, T1 Crew ord../filled.
7/09 1720 Bonita (AZ-A3S). No ac rpt. Loc 30 SE of Wilcox, AZ (32.0236N,109.3966W). 1 Airtanker, 2 SEATs, 1 FW Air Tactical ordered.
6/26 1715 Racetrack (AZ-CNF). 200 ac. 1 VLAT ordered. Correction in previous tweet: Kootenai vice Kootenay.
6/26 1710 Racetrack (AZ-CNF). 3 Airtankers ordered. 1 T1 (Texas Canyon IHC) and T2IA Crews (Flathead Regs & Kootenay #2) filled.
6/26 1610 Racetrack (AZ-CNF). 35 acres. Grass and brush.
6/26 1600 Racetrack (AZ-CNF). No ac rpt. Loc 5 NE of Tucson, AZ (32.3072N,110.6224W). 3 SEATs, 1 Lead, 1 T2 and 1 T3 Helos ordered / filled.
6/24 1630 Effective at 1630 today, 6/24, the SWA is at Preparedness Level 3 (PL-3).
6/23 1410 McClure (NM-SNF). 2 T1 Crews ordered and filled (Boise and Wyoming IHCs).
6/23 1320 McClure (NM-SNF) No ac rpt. Loc 7 E/NE of Santa Fe, NM (35.7161N,105.7964W). 2 Airtankers, 1 Lead, 2 T1 Helo, 2 SEATS ordered.
6/22 1055 Poker (AZ-FTA) 40 ac. Loc 21 S/SE of Whiteriver, AZ (33.5454N,109.8344W). 1 T1 and T3 Helo's, and 1 T1 Crew ordered.
6/21 0800 Mesa Lagunas (NM-SNF). No size rpt. Loc 7 S of Coyote, NM (36.0652N,106.5944W). 1 FW Air Tactical and 1 T2 Helo ordered.
6/21 1630 Burro (AZ-ASF). 400 ac. Loc 10 NE of Clifton, AZ (33.1577N,109.1588W). 1 T3 Helo ordered.
6/21 1620 Sage (AZ-TCA). 380+ ac. 1 Type 3 IMT ordered.
6/21 1610 Sunset (AZ-PHD). 50 ac. Loc 5 N of Black Canyon City, AZ (34.1413N,112.1369W). 2 AT, 1 LD, 1 FW AirTactical, 1 T1 & 2 T2IA Crews ordered.
6/21 1320 Sage (AZ-TCA). 1 VLAT, 3 Airtanker, 2 Lead, 1 FW Air Tactical ordered today.
6/20 1800 #1 Sage (AZ-TCA). 1 Type 1 Crew and 2 T2IA Crew orders filled.
6/20 1750 Beaver (AZ-ASF) 71 ac. Loc 12 S/SW of Alpine, AZ (33.7002N,109.2266W). 1 Type 1 Crew ordered.
6/20 1720 #1 Sage (AZ-TCA) 10+ ac. 1 VLAT, 1 Airtanker, 3 SEATs ordered.
6/20 1610 #1 Sage (AZ-TCA). No ac rpt. Loc 30 NE of Peach Springs, AZ (35.8397N,113.0305W). 1 Airtanker ordered. 1 Lead,1 FW Air Tactical filled.
6/18 0900 Brown (AZ-A3S). 300 ac. Loc 20 N of Sasabe, AZ (31.7777N,111.5636W). 1 T3 IMT, 1 SEAT, 1 Lead, 1 T1 Crew ordered this morning.
6/16 1800 Quemado (AZ-A2S). 250 ac. Loc 13 NW of Springerville, AZ (34.2119N,109.4974W). 2 Airtankers, 1 Lead, 1FW Air Tactical ordered.
6/16 1745 Effective immediately (1730, 6/16), the SWA has bumped up to Preparedness Level 4 (PL-4).
6/16 1610 Dog Head (NM-CIF). 1 Type 1 IMT (Day, IC) has been ordered and filled.
6/16 0740 Wildcat (AZ-KNF). 1 Type 2 IMT (Bales) ordered and filled last evening.
6/15 1945 Cedar (AZ-FTA). Reported 2,500 ac. WMZ T3 IMT (Johnson, IC) tonight and tomorrow. Wind driven - burning in timber (grass and understory).
6/15 1800 Cedar (AZ-FTA). 1 Type 1 IMT (Pierson, IC) ordered.
6/15 1650 Cedar (AZ-FTA). Additional VLAT, 2 Airtankers ordered. 3 T1 Crews (Flathead, Globe, Chief Mtn) ordered and filled.
6/15 1640 Wildcat (AZ-KNF). 1 Type 1 and 1 Type 2IA crews ordered.
6/15 1555 Cedar (AZ-FTA) 1000 ac. 1 Type 2 IMT, 1 Airtanker, 1 Type 1 Helo, 5 T1 Crews ordered.
6/15 1515 Cedar (AZ-FTA). 1 VLAT, 1 Lead, 2 FW Air Tactical ordered and filled.
6/15 1420 Cedar (AZ-FTA) 100 ac. Loc 15 S/SW of Show Low, AZ ( 34.055N,110.1838W). 1 Type 1 (Fort Apache IHC) and 1 T2IA (Ft. Apache#01) assigned.
6/14 1645 Dog Head (NM-CIF) 70+ ac (last rpt). 2 Type 1 Crews ordered and filled (Gila and Silver City IHCs).
6/14 1600 Dog Head (NM-CIF) 70+ ac (last report). Type 2 IMT (Nieto, IC) ordered and roster filled. Additional Airtankers ordered.
6/14 1445 Dog Head (NM-CIF) aprox. 70 ac. 2 T2 Helo, 1 T3 Helo, and 1 T2IA Crew ordered this afternoon.
6/14 1340 Dog Head (NM-CIF) 30 ac. Loc 20 N of Mountainair, NM (34.8107N,106.3765W). 1 VLAT, 2 Airtankers, 1 LD, 1 FW Air Attack, 2 T1 crews ordered
6/13 1850 Wildcat (AZ-KNF) 40+ ac. 1 VLAT, 2 Airtankers (additional) ordered.
6/13 1645 Wildcat (AZ-KNF) 1.5 ac. Loc 28 SE of Jacob Lake, AZ (36.3663N,111.9863W). 2 Airtankers, 1 Lead, 1 T1 Helo, 1 T1 Crew ordered.
6/12 1725 Cruz (AZ-CNF) 150 ac.
6/12 1655 Cruz (AZ-CNF). 2 Airtankers, 1 Lead, 2 Type 1 Crews, 1 Type 2 Crew ordered.
6/12 1650 Fresno (TX-BBP) 40 ac. Loc Big Ben NP (29.1841N,103.3094W). 1 T2-Standard Helo ordered.
6/12 1645 Rim (AZ-ASF) 1 ac. Loc 17 SW of Heber, AZ (34.2952N,110.8533W). 2 SEATs, 1 FW Air Attack ordered / filled locally.
6/12 1640 Cruz (AZ-CNF) No ac rpt. Loc 6 NW of Nogales, AZ (31.4058N,111.03694W). 2 SEATs, 2 T3 Helo ord / filled locally. 1 FW Air Attack pending.
6/12 1630 Game Tank (NM-LNF) 3 ac. Loc 35 SW of Carlsbad, NM (32.0777N,104.7166W). 1 T1 Crew ordered.
6/10 1850 Coronado (AZ-COP) 36 ac. 15 S of Sierra Vista, AZ. Forward progress stopped. 1 FW Air Attack, 1 T2 Helo, 1 SEAT filled locally earlier.
6/10 1745 Escondida (NM-N3S). 1 Type 3 IMT and 2 Type 2 crews ordered locally.
6/10 1645 Escondida (NM-N3S) No ac rpt. Loc 3 N of Socorro, NM (34.1206N,106.8855W). 1 T1 and 1 T2IA crews, and 1 T3 Helo ordered.
6/10 1200 Freeze (AZ-SCA) 40 ac. Loc 50 NE of San Carlos, AZ (33.5616N,109.6144W). 3 SEATs, 2 Leads, 1 Air Attack ordered.
6/06 1615 Longview (AZ-A3S), 50 ac. Loc 7 SE of Sonoita, AZ (31.6152N,110.5644W). 2 Airtankers, 1 Lead, 1 FW Air Attack ordered.
6/06 1610 Sugro (NM-SPA), 30 ac. Loc 8 W of Cochiti Lake (35.6488N,106.4724W). 2 Airtankers & 1 Lead ordered.
6/06 1515 Reservoir (AZ-A1-COF) 100 ac. Burning in grass/Ponderosa pine. 1 T1 Helo filled, 1 pending. Local resources working the fire.
6/06 1325 Resevoir (AZ-COF/A1S), no ac rpt. Loc 17 SE of Happy Jack, AZ (34.5563N,111.1908W). T1 Helo pending, 1 FW Air Attack filled.
5/30 1445 Needle (NM-LCD) 20 ac. Loc 15 mi E of Las Cruces, NM. 1 Type 2, 2 Type 3 Air Tankers and Air Attack ordered and filled this afternoon.
5/29 1535 Juniper (AZ-TNF). 3 Airtankers ( 1 VLAT, 2 T1) and 1 LEAD ordered and filled this afternoon
5/25 1720 NM-SWC: 3 Type 1 IHC's mobilizing today from Out-of-Area (Winema, Plumas, Rogue River) for prepositioning and support to SWA.
5/25 1705 Ridge (AZ-CNF-DOD) 100 ac. with spotting. Loc 2 SW of Sierra Vista, AZ (31.5141N,110.3358W). 3 Airtankers, 1 Lead ordered.
5/25 1610 Paddy Creek (AZ-FTA). 1 Airtanker VLAT, 1 Airtanker, 4 SEATs ordered and filled this afternoon.
5/23 1835 Coyote (NM-GUP). SWA Type 2 IMT (Nieto, IC) ordered and filled.
5/23 1735 Spur (NM-GNF) 27 ac. Loc 12 north of Reserve, NM (33.8699Nx108.7922W). GLZ Type 3 IMT (Holguin, IC) assigned this afternoon.
5/23 1350 Coyote (TX-GUP). 2 Airtankers, 1 Lead/ASM, 1 FW Air Attack, 2 T1 Crew, 1 T2 IA Crew filled locally and/or through SWCC today.
5/23 1200 Effective immediately (5/23 1200), the SWA bumped up to Preparedness Level 3 (PL-3).
5/12 1240 Montrose (AZ-CNF) 5 ac. 10mi NE of Tucson, AZ (32.41N,110.7602W). 1 T1 and 2 T2 Crews, 1 T1 and 1 T3 Helo, 1 FW Air Tac orders filled today.
5/09 1335 Update: Coyote, TX-GUP, 4500 acres, IMT2 (Sinclair IC) on order.
5/07 1252 New:  Coyote, TX-GUP, 10 acres, ordered Lead and 3 heavy airtankers.  N31 59.106' X W104 54.660'.
5/07 1013 T-40 ordered for Eastern Area fires. 
5/06 1353 New: Cumero AZ-CNF, 200+ acres, Type 3 IC and local resources assigned, Relief AA and TFR on order.  N31 28'20" X W111 27'00". 
4/25 0945 Cleator (AZ-PNF) 50 ac. Loc 7 mi NE of Crown King, AZ (34.2719x112.2516). 1 T1-C, 1 T2-C, 1 FW-ATac, 1 T3-H filled. High winds in area.
4/17 1207

New: Filled 1 Type 1 crew request for GW & Jeff Prepo 2016 VA-VAF and 1 Type 2IA crew request for FY 2016 SACC Support GA-SACC.

4/17 1005 Dispatched 3 Type 1 crews Out-of-GACC Southern Area: Rocky Mtn VA-SHP ordered 2 Type 1 crews and State Line TN-CNF ordered 1 Type 1 crew.
4/06 1545 Topock (AZ-HVR) 1,200+ ac. Local T3 organization (unified command) established, 1 FWAT pending.
4/06 1325 Topock (AZ-HVR) 1,200 ac. Loc 10 miles SSE of Needles, CA (34.7605X114.5241). 1 FWAT, 1 T1 & T3 Helo, 2 T2 Crews ordered today.
3/26 1800 New Start Dick's Peak AZ-CNF, 150-200 acres, T-06 and SEAT ordered. Lat/long: N31 31.7' X W111 09.7'
3/26 1555 New start Wilderness AZ-TNF, 5 acres, local resources responding, ordered T-06 and 3 SEAT's.
3/21 1705 Baker Canyon (AZ-GID). AT and LD canceled.
3/21 1645 Baker Canyon (AZ-GID) 210 ac. Loc W of Peloncillo Mtns (31.4044x109.0802). 1 AT, 1 LD, 1 T3 IMT ordered.
3/20 1555 La Joya1 (NM-N3S) 20-30ac. Loc N. of Socorro, NM (34 20 45N x 106 50 43W). 1 T2 Airtanker on order, 2 Dozers, 2 RMP engines and 2 St crews.
3/13 1635 Rourke 2, WY-CMX ordered 1 AT, dispatched T-06.
3/11 0915 St. Johns (AZ-PMA). Barrett, IC vice Mandell, IC.
3/11 0850 St. Johns (AZ-PMA) 15 ac. Loc 12 S of Phoenix, AZ (33.2877x112.1972). 1 T3 IMT (Mandell, IC), 2 T2IA and 1 T2 Crews, and 2 engines.
3/07 1630 Effective 1500 today, the SWA bumped up to Preparedness Level 2 (PL-2).
3/07 1410 Whitetail School (NM-MEA) 164.5 ac. Multiple agency resources on scene.
3/07 1515 Phoenix Fire (AZ-ASF) 592 ac. Loc 5 E/NE of Overgaard, AZ (33.2269x110.4699). 1 FW Air Tac and 2 Type 2 Crews filled locally earlier today.
3/07 0900 Whitetail School (NM-MEA) 75-100 ac. Loc 7 S/SE of Ruidoso, NM (33.3222x105.5694). 1 Airtanker assigned.
3/04 1340 Cowboy (NM-SDC) 100 ac. Loc 50 S of Lordsburg, NM (31.6030x-108.6566). 1 FW Air Tactical filled locally
3/02 1315 Guadalupe Pass (AZ-CNF)... 250 ac. Additional T2IA Crew ordered.
3/02 1010 Guadalupe Pass (AZ-CNF) 5 ac. Loc 30 NE of Douglas, AZ (31.4630x-109.0311). Burning in grass/brush. 1 T3 Helo and T2 Crew ordered.
2/09 1100 Amigo Wash (AZ-A3S) 1,400 ac. 25% cont., loc 2 N of Arivaca, AZ (31.6083x-111.3238). 3 Crews, 1 T3 Helo ord local. Started 2/08.
2/02 1610 Powerline (TX-BBP) 500+ ac. 1 mi SSE of Panther Junction (29.3147x103.2036). 1 T2 Crew, 1 T3 Helo (Std) ordered.
01/01 0800 SWCC News&Notes will be updated as soon as SWCC is involved in new incidents, and / or where regional and national resources are involved in the Southwest Area.
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