Usal, Mendocino County

In Contained California Fires by YubaNet

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  • Incident Name: Usal, Mendocino County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: MEU
  • Size (acres): 130
  • Percent Contained: 65%
  • Estimate of Containment: unknown
  • Personnel: 379
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Usal, Usal Rd, 7 miles west of Leggett in Mendocino County.

July 31, 2019 at 7:39 AM

Crews continue with mop-up to establish full containment

July 29, 2019 at 7:22 PM

Minimal fire behavior. Firefighters remain at scene to extinguish interior hotspots in heavy timber slash and strengthen containment lines.

July 29, 2019 at 7:24 AM

The fire is now 40% contained.

Usal Rd. has been reopened and campers at the Usal campground are able to leave. Crew continue to strengthen control lines.

July 28, 2019 at 8:10 PM

100 people are sheltering in place at the Usal Campground.

July 28, 2019 at 3:20 PM

Fire spreading with a low rate of spread. Campers are sheltering in place at the Usal Campground. Usal Rd. has been closed. Resources from Northern California are en route to the incident.