The lightning caused Lime Fire started on the evening of September 21. No evacuations or closures. The fire is in remote, rugged terrain. Resources on the fire include 2 Single Engine Air Tankers (SEATs), 1 engine, 2 squads, smoke jumpers and a water tender.
As of 5pm September 22, the Lime Fire was 80% contained. The fire activity is smoldering with no anticipated movement of the fire. Fire managers anticipate full containment tomorrow.
Fire Size: Estimated at 406 acres
Location: 12 miles southwest of St. George, Utah
Ownership: BLM Arizona Strip
Fire Behavior: Smoldering, no fire movement
Cause: Natural, lightning
Structures Threatened: None
Fuels/terrain: Grass, brush
Resources Assigned: 2 SEATs, 1 engine, 2 squads and one water tender