Derrick, Fresno County

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Derrick, Fresno-Kings Unit, Cal Fire. Seven miles northwest of Coalinga, CA. Brush and grass. Minimal fire behavior. Road closures have been lifted. July 4, 2017 at 9:59 AM Forward progress of the fire has been stopped. Road closure remains in place. July 3, 2017 at 9:05 AM Road closure of Los Gatos Canyon Rd. from Derrick Ave. to the county line.  

Spring, south of Mariposa

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Spring, Merced-Mariposa Unit, Cal Fire. Two miles southeast of Mariposa, CA. Timber, brush and tall grass. Minimal fire behavior. July 6, 2017 at 7:42 AM Evacuation orders are lifted in all areas with the following restrictions: Allred Rd. from Hwy 49s to Morningstar Ln. and Ching Rd. will be open to residents only. Fire crews and utility equipment will be working in the area, please drive slowly. Any questions or concerns regarding utilities, please contact PG&E at 800-743-5000. Hwy 49s is open with no escort, the right passing lane, on Spring Hill, is closed and for fire personnel only. Allred Rd. from Hwy 49s to Morningstar Ln. is open to residents only. July 5, 2017 at 9:01 AM Evacuation orders are lifted in all areas with the following restrictions: Allred Rd. from Hwy 49s to Morningstar Ln. and Ching Rd. will be open to residents only. Fire crews and utility equipment will be working in the area, please drive slowly. Any questions or concerns regarding utilities, please contact PG&E at 800-743-5000. Hwy 49s is open with no escort, the right passing lane, on Spring Hill, is closed and for fire personnel only. Allred Rd. from Hwy 49s to Morningstar Ln. is open to residents only. July 4, 2017 at 10:01 AM No structures destroyed. 1 structure damaged. Firefighters on the ground are actively working to contain and suppress the fire. Evacuations: Silva Rd, Carleton Rd, Morningstar Ln., lower Ashworth from Grist to Old Oak Rd. are open. Evacuations are still in effect for Grist, Ashworth from the Grist intersection to Hwy 49s and Allred from Hwy 49s to Morningstar. Residents are required to enter into the Old Oak Ln./Lower Ashworth area via Ben Hur Rd. Power is likely to be out in some areas. Road Closures: Hwy 49s will close …

Schaeffer, Sequoia National Forest

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Schaeffer, Sequoia NF. Transfer of command from IMT 2 (Arroyo) back to the local unit will occur today. Seventeen miles north of Kernville, CA. Timber and brush. Minimal fire behavior with backing, flanking and isolated torching. Road, area and trail closures in effect.

Ben, Mariposa County

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Ben, Merced-Mariposa Unit, Cal Fire. Seven miles south of Mariposa, CA. Tall grass and brush. Minimal fire behavior. Road closure in effect July 2, 2017 at 9:00 AM Ben Hur Road at Buckeye Road & Ben Hur at the Quick Ranch entrance is open to residents only. July 1, 2017 at 9:50 AM Forward progress has been stopped. Fire suppression resources continue to construct and improve containment lines around the fire’s perimeter. June 29, 2017 at 7:50 AM Road Closures: Ben Hur at Buckeye and Ben Hur at the Quick Ranch Entrance. Cooperating agencies: Mariposa County Fire, Mariposa County Sheriff, CHP, PG&E, CAL FIRE No evacuations are in place and no structures are threatened. There is no containment of the fire. Firefighters on the ground are actively working to contain and suppress the fire.

Christianitos, Camp Pendleton

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Cristianitos, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, DOD. Two miles southeast of San Clemente, CA. Tall grass and chaparral. No new information. June 29, 2017 at 7:48 AM Christiantios gate is closed not open. June 28, 2017 at 7:32 PM Moderate to rapid rate of spread 63 degrees, 80% RH, wind @ 9 SSE Immediate structure threat Forest Service night flying air attack and helicopter ordered.

Battle, Modoc National Forest

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Battle, Modoc, NF. One mile southwest of Newell, CA. Tall grass and brush. Moderate fire behavior with running and short range spotting. Residences threatened. June 29, 2017 at 7:38 AM Firefighters held the Battle Fire near Horse Mountain southeast of Tulelake (T 46N R 6E Sec 17) to an estimated 562 acres yesterday and last night. It was 90 percent contained at last report. The utility corridor in the area is no longer threatened. June 28, 2017 at 7:25 PM Fire is located at Hwy 139 south of Newell, 12.5 miles southeast of Tulelake. Road closures are in effect for Hwy 139 to County Road 114 and County Road 114 to County Road 202. 500Kv power lines and structures are threatened. The Battle Fire near Horse Mountain southeast of Tulelake (T 46N R 6E Sec 17) was reported just before 2 p.m. today and has reached more than 562 acres. Modoc National Forest, Modoc County, CALFIRE and multiple other agencies are on scene and more suppression resources are en route. Modoc County is closing roads in the area. At this time, County Road 114 is closed at County Road 140 and County Road 114 is closed at County Road 202. A Code Red alert has been issued to affected residents in the area and as a caution for road travel.

Mart, San Bernardino County

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Mart, San Bernardino, NF. Two miles northeast of Highland, CA. Tall grass and chaparral. Minimal fire behavior. Road closures in effect. June 29, 2017 at 7:45 AM Planned actions today: Continue line construction and structure protection. Continue to build and improve retardant line. Demobilization of resources will begin tomorrow. Warm, dry and breezy conditions will begin to transition to more seasonal temp tomorrow. June 28, 2017 at 7:36 PM The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has lifted all mandatory evacuations: ROAD CLOSURES: None. Highway 330 was reopened at 9:55 PM. June 27, 2017 at 5:50 PM EVACUATIONS The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has issued mandatory evacuations: East of Orchard Road, North of Highland Avenue and West of Church Street. EVACUATION CENTER Highland YMCA (opened @1815) 7793 Central Ave Highland, CA 92346 ROAD CLOSURES Highway 330 is closed from Interstate 210 to Live Oak Drive near Running Springs. SMOKE IMPACTS Arrowbear, Big Bear and Running Springs residents will see and smell smoke. Residents of the high desert (Victorville, Hesperia, Apple Valley and Lucerne Valley) will see the smoke column to the south. CURRENT AREA WEATHER Temperature 98 degrees Relative Humidity 12 percent Wind Speed 4 MPH West Wind Gusting to 10 MPH

Manzanita, Riverside County

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Manzanita, Riverside Unit, Cal Fire. Three miles south of Beaumont, CA. Tall grass and chaparral. Minimal fire behavior. Road and trail closures in effect. June 29, 2017 at 7:42 AM Fire remains 6,309 acres and is now 86% contained. Resources will remain assigned to the incident to complete containment and patrol fire area. June 28, 2017 at 7:34 PM Authorities have lifted the EVACUATION WARNING on the Manzanita Fire, south of Beaumont, which includes: – Highland Home Road, East to Highway 243 – Communities of Poppet Flats, Silent Valley, Twin Pines and Mt. Edna. June 28, 2017 at 6:31 AM Resources will remain on scene to fully contain. Evacuation warnings listed remain in place. June 27, 2017 at 2:19 PM The Evacuation Warning has expanded to include Highland Home Road, east to Highway 243 including the communities of Poppet Flats, Silent Valley, Mt. Edna and Twin Pines. June 27, 2017 at 9:17 AM Evacuation warning issued for Highland Home Road East to Highway 243, which includes the communities of Poppet Flats and Silent Valley. Voluntary evacuations for the following roads: Highland Home Road, Longhorn Road, Death Valley Road, Shirleon Drive

Hill, Santa Margarita

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Hill, San Luis Obispo Unit, Cal Fire. Six miles east of Santa Margarita, CA. Short grass, brush and chaparral. Minimal fire behavior. June 29, 2017 at 7:41 AM All road closures are lifted. Please drive with caution. June 28, 2017 at 6:34 AM Effective June 27, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., CAL FIRE and San Luis Obispo County Sheriff lifted the evacuation orders for all residents and homes in the area effected by the Hill Fire. Nonresidents will continue to be restricted from the fire area. Existing road closures will remain in place, restricting access to the fire area to non-residents. Closures are as follows: Hwy 58 and Parkhill Rd., Hwy 58 and Huero Huero Rd., Parkhill Rd and Huero Huero Rd. June 27, 2017 at 9:10 AM Evacuations: In the area of Huer Huero Road to Highway 58 including Black Mountain Resort Road, Blue Road, Blue Ridge Road east to Shooting Star Road, south to Golden Pond Way and over to Random Canyon Way. Evacuation center is at Santa Margarita Elementary School, 22070 H Street, Santa Margarita.

Placerita, LA County

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Placerita IC, Los Angeles County. Three miles southeast of Santa Clarita, CA. Brush, short grass and chaparral. Minimal fire behavior. June 26, 2017 at 8:43 AM Running Horse Rd CLOSED btwn Placerita Cyn and Highway 14. No evacuations in effect. June 25, 2017 at 9:18 PM Mandatory evacuations are still in effect for homes in the area of Running Horse and Tenderfoot Trail. Placerita Canyon Road, east of the 14 freeway is temporarily closed. Residents will be allowed back into the area at 10 P.M. Sunday night. Emergency Evacuation Center for Residents: Golden Valley High School, 27051 Robert C Lee Pkwy, Santa Clarita Large Animal Evacuations: AV Fairgrounds, 2551 West Avenue H, Lancaster WHEN YOU RETURN HOME AFTER AN EVACUATION: Be alert for downed power lines and other hazards. Check propane tanks, regulators, and lines before turning gas on. Check your residence carefully for hidden embers or smoldering fires. June 25, 2017 at 6:14 PM IC advising¬† the fire has been downgraded to 750 acres with 50% containment. 14 Fwy North/South lanes to open shortly. Repopulation of the evacuated areas planned to be complete by 10 pm tonight. All evacuations still in place as of now. June 25, 2017 at 5:20 PM Voluntary evacs for the Placerita Fire Lost Cyn Rd Via Princessa Cardinal Dr Winter Pine Wy Ravenglen Rd Pineview Rd Cambria Sts Ln PlaceritaCynRd June 25, 2017 at 4:54 PM Northbound Highway 14 OPEN except for #4 lane, working on getting southbound lanes open. June 25, 2017 at 4:39 PM Per LA County Sheriff: Disney Ranch area is experiencing a power outage; 76 homes affected. **Work is in progress** June 25, 2017 at 4:14 PM The fire is estimated at 850 acres as of now. Burning mostly in the State Responsibility Area (SRA), 19% federal and 1& local …

Holcomb, Big Bear Lake

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Holcomb, San Bernardino, NF. Three miles northeast of Big Bear, CA. Brush, short grass and timber. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. Area and trail closures in effect. June 28, 2017 at 7:37 PM The Holcomb Fire is being managed by the San Bernardino NF as a Type 3 incident (lower complexity than a Type 2) Planned actions include: Continue to monitor for hotspots and continue wildfire suppression repair to dozer lines and roads. June 26, 2017 at 7:26 AM Southern California Incident Management Team 2 transferred command of the Holcomb Fire back to the San Bernardino National Forest as of 6:00 p.m. yesterday evening, with Michael Koontz serving as Incident Commander. Approximately 329 firefighters from the Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, San Bernardino County, CAL FIRE, Big Bear Fire and other local agencies remain working to improve containment lines; and for fire suppression repair of roads, dozer and hand constructed fire lines, and complete backhaul of firefighting equipment. Total area burned remains 1,503 with 91% containment. No growth is expected in the uncontrolled portion of the fire, located on steep slopes above Hwy 18. Visible smoke from interior smoldering may linger in the high desert. For more information on air quality visit the Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District website: http://www.mdaqmd.ca.gov Please be aware of fire equipment and personnel on Hwy 18. If you are traveling on Hwy 18 between Big Bear and Lucerne Valley please reduce speed for public and firefighter safety. Access to Jacoby Canyon (3N61) is closed from Hwy 18 to Holcomb Valley Road (3N16). Holcomb Valley Road East (3N16) is closed to Hepburn Mine (3N32) and Gold Mountain Road (3N69) remains closed. A section of the popular Pacific Crest Trail between Hwy 18 and Van Dusen Canyon Road remains closed. June 25, 2017 at 8:41 …

Highway, Kern County

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Highway, Sequoia, NF. IMT 2 (Mills) Five miles southwest of Bodfish, CA. Tall grass and brush. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. June 25, 2017 at 8:42 AM No new information June 23, 2017 at 7:46 AM Firefighters continued hand line construction and mop up operations and were able to hold and improve containment lines around the fire. In order to mitigate extreme exposure, crews began suppression tactics during cooler early morning hours. Suppression repair operations have begun and excess resources are being demobilized as appropriate. There is no anticipated fire spread. Rancheria Road is now open. Highway 178 is open to all traffic, with only one westbound lane open throughout the length of the fire line. The westbound lane closure was lifted last night at 7:00 pm. Drivers are urged to use caution and watch for firefighters along the highway. June 21, 2017 at 9:07 AM Firefighters worked through extreme temperatures yesterday and were successful in increasing containment lines. Interior burning of vegetation was observed within the fire perimeter throughout the evening. Crews will continue to construct control lines along the eastern flank of the fire. Rancheria Road will be closed due to fire operations. Highway 178 is open to traffic with only one westbound lane closed throughout the length of the fireline. Drivers are urged to use caution and watch for firefighters along the highway. Temperatures remain above normal with lower relative humidity levels dominating the area. Extreme heat is expected to stay in the area throughout the week. Due to the heat and steep terrain firefighter safety remains a top priority during fire operations. The Sequoia National Forest will be conducting prescribed burning operations at Camp 9 and Engineer Point today, June 21 and tomorrow June 22nd. Prescribed fires are conducted when weather, fuel moisture, and air quality …

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. …

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.