Silver Fire Information Sources

InciWeb Silver Fire Page
Multi-agency site containing daily (or more) updates from fire managers. Includes postings of local community meetings. Includes maps, GIS resources, latest size estimates, news releases, etc.
New Mexico Fire Information
New Mexico Fire Info Blog

Blog-style page with updates on wildfires across all of New Mexico.
Silver Fire on Facebook
Silver Fire Facebook Page

Multi-agency maintained Facebook page. Includes photos, maps, updates, etc.  Updates on here are often more timely than other sources.

Silver Fire on Twitter (@SilverFireNM)

Multi-agency maintained Twitter account. Includes photos, maps, updates, etc. 

Gila National Forest Flickr Site

Photos from the frontlines of the Silver Fire. Also contains updated maps of fire progression, etc.

The New Mexico Watch

GIS-driven fire mapping site from the University of New Mexico's Earth Data Analysis Center and the NM Department of Information Technology.

Wildfire - Smoke Information
New Mexico Smoke Outlook (Southwest Coordination Center) [PDF]

NMED Wildfire Smoke Information

Contains links to air monitoring and smoke forecasts.

NM Department of Health - Fire, Smoke, and Your Health

Contains information about how to assess health risks from smoke and tips on staying healthy in smokey areas.

Air Quality Monitoring Data

Western Regional Climate Center Fire Cache Smoke Monitors (Realtime and Archive)

Interagency Real Time Smoke Monitoring

New Mexico Environment Department Air Monitoring Web Site
Several permament sensors across Southern New Mexico.

 Weather Data

Surface Weather Station Plots (official and unofficial data sources):

Fire Weather RAWS Tabular Station Data - Mobile Stations (locations may move at any time to aid in incident operations):

Fire Weather Forecasts from NWS El Paso, TX / Santa Teresa, NM.
Radar Imagery from Santa Teresa, NM
Latest Base Reflectivity Image  | Latest Composite Reflectivity Image
Latest 1-hr Precip Estimates     | Latest Storm-Total Precip Estimates

 U.S. Forest Service - Fire Restrictions and Closures

US Forest Service Fire Restrictions and Closures InfoLine
1-877-864-6985 (Toll Free)


Gila National Forest - Most of the Forest remains open and recreational opportunities abound.

Lincoln National Forest - The forest remains open! is the U.S government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.