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Event Wildfire
State TEXAS
County/Area COLLIN
WFO FWD
Report Source Emergency Manager
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2011-09-05 13:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2011-09-05 18:00:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 50.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Hot and dry conditions across the region on the 2nd and 3rd resulted in elevated fire weather conditions. A few fires started on these days but several more fires began on the 4th and 5th behind a strong cold front. The cold front moved through the region on the 4th bringing strong and gusty north winds with it. On the 5th, humidity values fell dangerously low. A Red Flag Warning was issued for parts of the area on the 4th and 5th. Over the holiday weekend, over two dozen wildfires ignited with several of the fires causing damage. The largest complex of fires was in Limestone County where five fires burned 7500 acres and 7 homes. The Concord-Robbins Fire in Leon County burned 31 homes and 4689 acres.
Event Narrative The Texas DEM reports a 100-acre fire on CR 367 burned two recreational vehicles.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 4.985M 410.00K
HENDERSON (ZONE) HENDERSON (ZONE) TX 09/02/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 7.00K 0.00K
HENDERSON (ZONE) HENDERSON (ZONE) TX 09/03/2011 10:20 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
GRAYSON (ZONE) GRAYSON (ZONE) TX 09/03/2011 12:45 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
BOSQUE (ZONE) BOSQUE (ZONE) TX 09/03/2011 18:30 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 5.00K 0.00K
LIMESTONE (ZONE) LIMESTONE (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 09:30 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
LIMESTONE (ZONE) LIMESTONE (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 11:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 30.00K 0.00K
ANDERSON (ZONE) ANDERSON (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 11:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 15.00K 10.00K
MILAM (ZONE) MILAM (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 139.00K 0.00K
NAVARRO (ZONE) NAVARRO (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KAUFMAN (ZONE) KAUFMAN (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
NAVARRO (ZONE) NAVARRO (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 215.00K 0.00K
FREESTONE (ZONE) FREESTONE (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 1.100M 0.00K
LEON (ZONE) LEON (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 13:20 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 3.100M 0.00K
NAVARRO (ZONE) NAVARRO (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 14:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 60.00K 0.00K
HOPKINS (ZONE) HOPKINS (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 14:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
HUNT (ZONE) HUNT (ZONE) TX 09/04/2011 15:50 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 30.00K 400.00K
ANDERSON (ZONE) ANDERSON (ZONE) TX 09/05/2011 09:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLLIN (ZONE) COLLIN (ZONE) TX 09/05/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 50.00K 0.00K
HENDERSON (ZONE) HENDERSON (ZONE) TX 09/05/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 2.00K 0.00K
BELL (ZONE) BELL (ZONE) TX 09/05/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 75.00K 0.00K
ELLIS (ZONE) ELLIS (ZONE) TX 09/05/2011 13:00 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ANDERSON (ZONE) ANDERSON (ZONE) TX 09/05/2011 23:02 CST-6 Wildfire 0 0 25.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 4.985M 410.00K