Tucson, Arizona 2021-06-11 12:19:29 –
Tucson, Arizona (KGUN) — A shamrock fire burning 12 miles northeast of Nogales has increased to 425 acres.
by Inciweb, The fire is near Kino Springs. So far, 98 firefighters have been assigned to fight the flames, including 6 aerial fire extinguishers, 3 helicopters, and 2 other aircraft.
Fire brigades say the expected dry conditions and extreme heat over the next few days will make firefighting difficult.
There are temporary flight restrictions in the surrounding area.
The wildfire was first reported on Thursday, June 10.
Shamrock (AZ-CNF), 6/10 found, updated, 425 acres. SEZ type 3 IMT, 2 seats, 1 T1 helicopter, 1 T2 helicopter, 1 T3 helicopter, 2 engine order and / or filling.
— SWCC (@SWCCNewsNotes) June 10, 2021
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