Wind expected to kick up around Signal Fire

SILVER CITY, N.M. (KRQE) – Temperatures and the wind are expected to kick up at the Signal Fire near Silver City on Saturday and Sunday.

A crew from Las Vegas, N.M. is among the 684 firefighters battling the flames in steep, rocky terrain.

The human-caused fire started last Sunday and is 50 percent contained.

It has burned more than 5,700 acres.

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