Waldo, Spenceville area

In Contained Regional Fires by YubaNet

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  • Incident Name: Waldo, Spenceville area
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: CAL FIRE NEU
  • Size (acres): 20
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: August 10, 2016
  • Personnel: 40+
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Waldo, at the intersection of Waldo Road and Chuck Yeager Road in Smartsville.

August 10, 2016 at 11:26 AM

Dozer line around the fire has been completed, the IC is releasing the dozer.

August 10, 2016 at 10:41 AM

The fire is fully contained at 20 acres. Mop-up operations will be ongoing for several hours.

August 10, 2016 at 9:37 AM

The fire is burning in tall grass, brush and oak woodlands. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

August 10, 2016 at 9:17 AM

Forward progress has been stopped, resources still en route are to continue in to the fire.

August 10, 2016 at 9:15 AM

IC reports firefighters are making good progress. The head of the fire has been pinched off, forward progress is being slowed significantly.

August 10, 2016 at 9:11 AM

There are no structures threatened or road closures in effect at this time. Please watch for firefighting equipment in the area.

August 10, 2016 at 9:03 AM

Aircraft will be unavailable until 10:30 am. IC reports the fire is still burning at a slow to moderate rate of speed.

August 10, 2016 at 9:01 AM

Units are on scene, starting to work the fire. Aircraft is on hold for now.

August 10, 2016 at 8:52 AM

Augmented dispatch for the vegetation fire near Waldo. First unit on scene reports approximately 1 acre, burning at a moderate rate of spread. Potential for 5 acres.

August 10, 2016 at 8:43 AM

Report of a vegetation fire on Chuck Yeager and Waldo Road in Smartsville. Approximately 1/2 acre, units are en route.