Ranch, Tehama County

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  • Incident Name: Ranch, Tehama County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: TGU
  • Size (acres): 2,534
  • Percent Contained: 85%
  • Estimate of Containment: November 16, 2019
  • Personnel: 337
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Ranch, Tehama-Glenn Unit, Cal Fire. Twenty-two miles southeast of Tehama, CA. Timber and chaparral. Minimal fire behavior.

November 12, 2019 at 7:05 AM

Firefighters continue to hold existing containment lines, mop up and patrol. Incident updates will be once daily, in the mornings, until full containment is reached. Demobilization of excess resources is ongoing.

November 11, 2019 at 7:25 AM

Firefighters continue to hold existing containment lines, mop up and patrol. As of today, incident updates will be once daily, in the mornings, until full containment is reached.

November 10, 2019 at 7:06 PM

Firefighters continue to hold existing containment lines, mop up and patrol. Crews backhauled hose from the fire line and fire suppression repair remains ongoing.

November 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Minimal fire behavior was observed. Crews backhauled hose from the fire line and fire suppression repair remains ongoing. All evacuations and road closures lifted. Demobilization of excess resources is ongoing.

November 8, 2019 at 9:17 AM

Firefighters continue to hold existing containment lines, mop up and patrol along the fires perimeter. Percentage of containment has increased from 40% to 45%. Evacuation warnings remain issued for the fire area. Structures and ranches remain threatened. Minimal fire behavior was reported last night.

November 7, 2019 at 6:37 PM

Firefighters continue to hold existing containment lines, mop up and patrol along the fires perimeter. Percentage of containment has increased from 32% to 40%. Fire suppression repair has been started. Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping.

November 7, 2019 at 8:38 AM

Road area and trail closures are in effect. Evacuation warnings have been issued for the fire area. Structures and ranches remain threatened.

November 6, 2019 at 8:26 PM

Today, diminished intensity of fire behavior, compared to the past few days, allowed firefighters to make good headway constructing containment lines. Difficult access and steep terrain remain challenging. Crews will continue to mop up and construct containment lines.

November 6, 2019 at 8:58 AM

Crews will continue building on the progress made toward constructing control lines. Dry and warm conditions remain forecast which will be a contributing factor influencing fire activity.

Evacuations: Colyear Springs Road from Red Bank Road to the Mendocino National Forest Boundary

November 5, 2019 at 7:56 PM

Firefighters continue to be challenged with difficult access, steep terrain and significant fire behavior. Dry and warm conditions remain forecast which will be a contributing factor influencing fire activity.

Evacuations: Colyear Springs Road from Red Bank Road to the Mendocino National Forest Boundary

Road Closures: None

November 4, 2019 at 6:15 PM

Fire is spreading to the south and is located in a remote area with limited access. Fire is exhibiting active fire behavior with terrain driven runs. Evacuation warnings are in effect for the fire area. A structure threat remains for private residences and ranches.

November 4, 2019 at 7:30 AM

Overnight progress upped containment to 10%. New estimated acreage is 550.

November 3, 2019 at 6:29 PM

The fire has been mapped at 476 acres.  Fire is exhibiting active fire behavior. Fire is located in a remote area with limited access. Structures are threatened with evacuation warnings in effect.

November 3, 2019 at 4:20 PM

The fire is now estimated at 350 acres, possibly more. Smoke is hampering visual estimates. The fire is burning in brush transitioning to timber.

November 3, 2019 at 3:33 PM

IC estimates the fire at 150 acres, the fire is still spotting and at this time there is no threat to infrastructure.

November 3, 2019 at 3:30 PM

Strike team from Nevada County has been canceled and is returning to their respective stations.

November 3, 2019 at 3:23 PM

Moderate to rapid rate of spread and active fire behavior reported. Additional strike teams, both engine and dozers, as well as hand crews ordered to the incident.

November 3, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Strike team from Nevada County (NEU) is forming up and heading to the fire.

November 3, 2019 at 2:34 PM

Fire is exhibiting active fire behavior with spotting observed. There is currently one structure threatened.