Lake, Castaic Lake

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Lake, Angeles, NF. One mile northeast of Castaic, CA. Chaparral and tall grass. Minimal fire behavior with creeping and smoldering. June 23, 2017 at 7:49 AM Suppression repair continues, full containment expected later today. June 20, 2017 at 9:10 PM Unit will patrol and monitor overnight. Suppression repair has started. June 20, 2017 at 9:05 AM No evacuations are in place and no road closures are reported. The Castaic Lake Upper Lake East boat launch ramp is closed, but the West ramp remains open. There has been one minor laceration injury, and one firefighter transported and treated for dehydration. Crews continue to reinforce containment lines. June 19, 2017 at 7:18 AM 380 resources are currently assigned including 5 aircraft. 2 outbuildings have been destroyed. No evacuations are in place and no road closures are reported. The Castaic Lake Upper Lake East boat launch ramp is closed, but the West ramp remains open. There has been one minor laceration injury. Crews today will finish direct fire line and hose lay around the fire, reinforce fire line where needed, and back haul as needed. June 18, 2017 at 8:15 PM The Lake Fire started on June 17, 2017 near Castaic Lake. Angeles National Forest and Los Angeles County Fire Department are in Unified Command. The fire is currently 800 acres and is 20% contained. 2 outbuildings have been destroyed. No evacuations are in place and no road closures are reported. The Castaic Lake Upper Lake East boat launch ramp is closed, but the West ramp remains open. There has been one minor laceration injury. Night shift crews will be mopping up and strengthening containment lines. June 18, 2017 at 7:38 PM Per Angeles National Forest: 800 acres 20% contained crew will be working throughout the night mopping up and strengthening containment lines. Little growth is expected in the next operational period June 18, 2017 at 8:43 AM Castaic Lake upper lake East launch ramp is closed, West launch remain open. 2 outbuildings where destroyed by fire. Threat to Edison power lines. Unified Command  with LA County and USFS Angeles National Forest

Lucy, San Luis Obispo County

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Lucy, off of Lucy Brown Rd, south of Hwy 41 in San Luis Obispo County. Power lines are down, structures are threatened. June 14, 2017 at 4:39 PM LucyFire [final] off of Lucy Brown Rd, south of Hwy 41 (San Luis Obispo County) is now 100% contained at 150 acres. June 14, 2017 at 3:28 PM The fire is now 90% contained, per CAL FIRE. June 14, 2017 at 1:44 PM All aircraft have been released. Crews working on hot spots and line construction. June 14, 2017 at 1:11 PM Per CAL FIRE SLO: forward spread stopped. Fire holding at approx 120 acres. Structure threat mitigated. June 14, 2017 at 1:04 PM Good progress made with line construction, forward progress stopped. June 14, 2017 at 12:58 PM Additional engines ordered to the incident. Tankers 76, 40 and 78 assigned to the fire. June 14, 2017 at 12:50 PM IC requested 2 additional tankers. Fire is burning in grass with a moderate ROS.

Oakwood, Madera County

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Oakwood, Merced-Mariposa Unit, Cal Fire. Seven miles northwest of Friant, CA. Tall grass and brush. Minimal fire behavior. June 13, 2017 at 7:53 AM All road closures have been lifted. Forward progress of the fire has been stopped. Hwy 41 closed at 145 and Road 200. Decrease in acreage due to more accurate mapping. CAL FIRE is assisted by PG&E, USFS, CHP, Madera Sheriff’s Office, Fresno County Fire, Madera County Fire.

Dinely, Three Rivers

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Dinely, Tulare Unit, Cal Fire. Two miles northeast of Three Rivers, CA. Brush and short grass. Minimal fire behavior with creeping and smoldering. Structures threatened. Road closures in effect. June 10, 2017 at 9:06 AM All evacuations and road closures have been lifted. Fire crews will focus on mop-up and suppression repair. Starting Sunday, the National Park Service will be conducting a prescribed burn at the Sequoia National Park Headquarters that will last through mid-week. June 9, 2017 at 7:13 AM Voluntary evacuations remain in place. Evacuation center is open by Red Cross at the Community Presbyterian Church, 43410 Sierra Drive in Three Rivers. Fire crews continued to make progress yesterday. Thousand of feet of hose and hand line have been put in. Forecast for last night called for low in the mid-50s. Structure protection group will remain in place overnight working in the community. June 8, 2017 at 11:38 AM Fire crews made good progress overnight while working in steep and rugged terrain. Thousands of feet of hose have been put in. Cooler weather is forecast to come in today with highs in the mid-80s. A structure protection group is assigned and working in the community. June 8, 2017 at 8:24 AM There is a voluntary evacuation in place for Dinely Drive and an evacuation center is open at the Community Presbyterian Church, 43410 Sierra Drive in Three Rivers. Firefighters on the ground are actively working to contain and suppress the fire while being supported by aircraft.

Deluz, Camp Pendleton

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Deluz, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base. Four miles west of Fallbrook, CA. Tall grass and chaparral. Moderate fire behavior. May 22, 2017 at 6:15 PM The fire is now 100% contained, minimal interior burning. Minimal fire spread throughout the night Forest Service resources committed

Ming, Kern County

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Ming, north of Lake Ming, northeast of Bakersfield in Kern County. May 21, 2017 at 8:37 AM CAL FIRE final update: Ming Fire off of Round Mountain Road and Amaya Court, north of Lake Ming (Kern County) is now 100% contained at 506 acres. May 20, 2017 at 7:23 PM Rapid rate of spread reported in grass and brush. Some structures and power lines are threatened. Numerous air tankers and helicopters on scene, more on order. BLM and Kern County Fire are in unified command.

Gate, San Diego County

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Gate, Monte Vista Unit, Cal Fire. Three miles northwest of Dulzura, CA. Brush and short grass. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. Evacuations lifted. Area and trail closures in effect. May 23, 2017 at 10:08 AM No fire behavior observed Continue demobilization of resources May 22, 2017 at 6:05 PM The Gate Fire remains at 2,056 acres and is now 95% contained. All evacuation orders and warnings have been lifted in the fire area. May 22, 2017 at 7:12 AM All evacuation orders and warning have been lifted in the fire area. All Road Closures are lifted. Please drive with caution. May 21, 2017 at 7:01 PM Overnight temperatures and a rise in humidity allowed firefighters to make meaningful progress toward complete containment. Fire is primarily burning in grass with some sparse brush. Otay Lakes Rd is open to all traffic. Road closures along Hwy 94 have been lifted in the area of the fire, please drive with caution. May 21, 2017 at 8:28 AM Evacuation order for Pio Pico remains in effect due to infrastructure damage at the campground. Most residents have been relocated to the Red Cross evacuation center at Otay Ranch High School in Chula Vista. Dulzura remains under an evacuation warning although residents that chose to evacuate were escorted back to their homes overnight. Evacuated residents can go to San Diego Red Cross shelter at Otay Ranch High School, 1250 Olympic Parkway,CV, 91913 For pet care contact the San Diego Humane Society May 20, 2017 at 9:05 PM Per CAL FIRE San Diego: 1000 acres & 20% contained. Adjustments to road closures are being adjusted & will be updated at 10pm this evening. May 20, 2017 at 6:28 PM Pio Pico Campground on Otay Lakes had been evacuated to Eastlake Walmart parking lot in Chula Vista. Dulzura is under an evacuation warning, the temporary evacuation point will be the Viejas Casino parking lot. Otay Lakes Road at Wueste Road, Both directions of SR 94 closed from Honey Springs Road to SR-188 Threat to 500 KV power lines. Federal ground and air resources committed.

Elm 2, Fresno County

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Elm 2, Fresno-King Unit, Cal Fire. One mile south of Coalinga, CA. Grass and brush. Minimal fire behavior. May 21, 2017 at 6:57 PM CAL FIRE: The Elm Fire south of Coalinga (Fresno County) is now 100% contained at 10,343 acres. May 21, 2017 at 8:30 AM Crews continue to reinforce and hold containment lines. Suppression repair has begun. Crews continue to mop up and focus on interior islands of the fire. The demobilization process has started and will continue through tomorrow. May 20, 2017 at 6:25 PM Continued constructing and improving control lines, federal aircraft remain committed. May 20, 2017 at 9:43 AM Planned actions for today: Continued construction and improving control lines All evacuations and road closures have been lifted. Evacuation center at West Hills Community College. 300 Cherry Street, Coalinga City. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. Forward progress stopped, potential for interior island burn out due to incomplete burn out operations, heavy mop-up in division X/W requiring supplementary personnel. Cooperating Agencies: Fresno County Sheriff’s Office, Fresno County OES, PG&E, BLM, Red Cross, California Highway Patrol.  

El Dorado, Fresno County

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April 28, 2017 at 8:44 PM [Final] 976 acres 100% contained. Firefighters will remain on scene overnight and mop up. April 28, 2017 at 7:14 PM Forward progress of the fire has been stopped. April 28, 2017 at 6:18 PM (Update) 500 acres 10% Contained high winds fueling the fire. Firefighters battling a wind driven grassfire 100+ Acres potential for 2000 acres. West of Helm, on South Eldorado Ave and West Kamm Ave.

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Jayne, Fresno County

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April 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM The fire is fully contained. Crews are mopping up and backhauling equipment. Increased acreage at 5,738 acres due to more accurate mapping. April 21, 2017 at 11:33 AM The forward progress of the fire has been stopped. April 21, 2017 at 7:11 AM Per CAL FIRE/Fresno County Fire the fire is 2,000+ acres and now 75% contained. The structure threat has been mitigated. April 20, 2017 at 8:13 PM CAL FIRE update puts the fire at 2,000 acres and 20% contained. April 20, 2017 at 7:34 PM Radio traffic puts containment at 20%. Crews have anchored a line and are continuing to protect the homes in the area. April 20, 2017 at 7:17 PM Structure threat remains for approximately 40 homes in the Coalinga area. Fresno County Fire, CAL FIRE are assisted by Tanker 40, one helicopter and two S2 (tankers) Winds are expected to diminish with sunset. April 20, 2017 at 6:40 PM Update from CAL FIRE/Fresno County PIO, reports approximately 40 structures threatened. Crews are engaged in structure protection. #JayneFire (update) @FresnoCoFire PIO pic.twitter.com/mUO1dmg2Mt — CALFIRE/FresnoCoFire (@FresnoCoFire) April 21, 2017 April 20, 2017 at 6:38 PM Paso Robles Air Attack Bass #PRAAB is supporting attcak on the Jayne Fire in Fresno County. April 20, 2017 at 6:21 PM Per CAL FIRE FKU, the Jayne Fire off of Hwy 33 and Lost Hills (Fresno County) is now at 1,500 acres. Erratic winds gusting at 20 mph account for a rapid spread of the fire. Structures are threatened.