Doce Fire News Release June 18
Incident: Doce Fire Wildfire
Fire Information Phone Number (928) 777-5682
Date/Time Started: June 18, 2013, reported at 11:30 am
Location: 8 miles northwest of Prescott; burning near Granite Mountain Recreation
Fuels: Manzanita and Chaparral
Size: Approximately 5000 acres (acreage may change when aerial and ground mapping is completed)
Percent Contained: 0
2 Type 1 Air Tankers
The Southwest Area Type I Incident Management Team under Tony Sciacca will arrive Wednesday, June 19 to assume management of the fire.
Granite Basin Summer Homes and American Ranch
Neighborhoods on notice in Williamson Valley for potential evacuation
(Evacuation center at Yavapai College and for livestock at the Prescott Rodeo Grounds)
Red Cross Grand Canyon Chapter Facebook https://www.facebook.com/redcrossgcc
Behavior: The fire continues to be active with winds pushing the fire north into the Williamson Valley Corridor. Several areas have been evacuated, but no structures have been lost and no injuries.