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Park, Fresno-Kings Unit, Cal Fire. Transfer of command from IMT 1 (Patterson) back to the local unit occurred yesterday. Four miles south of Parkfield Junction, CA. Brush and tall grass. Minimal fire behavior.
July 22, 2017 at 7:00 AM
Firefighters are constructing and improving containment line, patrolling the fires perimeter and mopping up smoldering areas.
July 21, 2017 at 7:24 AM
Fire is burning in tall grass, brush and timber. Firefighters are working in steep and rugged terrain constructing and improving containment line. Patrol and Mop Up Operations have begun on many areas of the fire.
July 20, 2017 at 8:10 AM
Road Closures: Parkfield – Coalinga Grade from Jacalitos Canyon Road to Valerian (V6) Ranch (where asphalt ends)
July 19, 2017 at 7:12 PM
Fire is burning in tall grass, brush and timber. Firefighters are working aggressively in steep and rugged terrain constructing containment line. Structures in the area, a natural gas line and high tension power lines are threatened.
July 17, 2017 at 7:44 PM
Fire is actively burning in tall grass, brush and timber. Firefighters are working aggressively in steep and rugged areas with inaccessible terrain which is hindering firefighting efforts. Structures in the area and high tension power lines are threatened.
July 17, 2017 at 5:07 PM
Dangerous rate of spread
105 degrees, 11% RH, wind NW @ 7, gusts to 15
Fire running upslope aligned with terrain and wind
CA IMT 2 (Patterson) assuming command from the Garza incident
July 17, 2017 at 4:18 PM
Roads closed Parkfield Road between Hwy 198/ Joaquin Canyon Road.
July 17, 2017 at 4:10 PM
Rapid rate of spread, structures are threatened. The fire has reached Monterey County.
LAC ST1175G (CC14-3 CC14-4 SU13) and ST1183G (CC16-2 CC16-4 SU20) + BC44 responding