Meadow, Hwy 174, Nevada County

In Contained Regional Firesby YubaNet

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  • Incident Name: Meadow, Hwy 174, Nevada County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: CAL FIRE NEU
  • Size (acres): .39
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: August 19, 2016
  • Personnel: 60+
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Meadow, Meadow Drive in the Peardale/Chicago Park area, Nevada County.

August 19, 2016 at 2:40 PM

All units are released, the incident is terminated and the fire has been mapped at 0.39 acres

August 19, 2016 at 2:11 PM

Meadow Drive is open again.

August 19, 2016 at 1:33 PM

Firefighters are requesting Meadow Drive to be shut down to safely move equipment. CHP and/or NCSO will handle the closure.

August 19, 2016 at 1:26 PM

The fire is contained. Firefighters on scene will be committed for one hour for mop-up.

August 19, 2016 at 1:20 PM

Units still en route to the Meadow Fire are being canceled. Air Attack 230 is returning to the Grass Valley Air Base.

August 19, 2016 at 1:18 PM

Forward progress of the fire has been stopped, per the IC. They can handle with the units at scene.

August 19, 2016 at 1:15 PM

Air Attack is canceling the helicopter, ground resources are making great progress on the fire.

August 19, 2016 at 1:12 PM

Air Attack is over the fire, reports slow rate of spread. Canceling the 2 tankers and one helicopter. Helicopter 512 still committed. Per Air Attack, “they got this.”

August 19, 2016 at 1:10 PM

IC reports one outbuilding threatened, all resources to continue in. Good chance of picking it up before Meadow View Drive. Use extreme caution on Hwy 174, numerous fire engines en route.

August 19, 2016 at 1:04 PM

Vegetation fire on Meadow Drive off Hwy 174, reportedly started by a mower. Full wildland response en route. First unit at scene reports the location to be Meadow Drive and Lower Colfax, approximately 1/4 acre.