Fire at a glance (numbers)
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Winter, Berryessa Dam area area in Yolo County. Grass and brush. Minimal fire behavior.
July 11, 2017 at 7:52 AM
Firefighters are continuing to mop up hot spots and strengthen control lines. All road closures have been lifted.
July 9, 2017 at 7:47 PM
Command will transition to the home unit at 2100 tonight. Crews continue to mop up.
July 8, 2017 at 9:56 PM
Steep terrain continues to hamper line construction. Overnight winds pushing interior hot spots remain a threat to containment lines.
July 7, 2017 at 8:03 PM
Mandatory Evacuations have been lifted as of 2:00 PM for Positas Road and Golden Bear Estates. One firefighter injury has been reported.
Firefighters are making good progress this afternoon, however erratic winds and steep terrain are challenging suppression efforts.
July 7, 2017 at 8:15 AM
North Bay type III IMT assigned.
Firefighters will have a challenging day on the fire line improving containment and control lines. The terrain in the area is grassy oak woodland, steep terrains, difficult access with dry dense vegetation.
Mandatory evacuations remain in place for Golden Bear Estates. Mandatory evacuations have been lifted for Los Positas Estates.
Additional resources have arrived.
The temperature on the fire line will be in the 100’s, low relative humidity with gusts of winds in the afternoon.
July 7, 2017 at 7:09 AM
Firefighters continue working aggressively on the wildland fire which has increased in acreage due to topography, location, extremely dry dense vegetation and weather. The terrain in the area is grassy oak woodland, challenging steep terrains, and difficult access. Mandatory evacuations remain in place for Los Positos Estates, and Golden Bear Estates. Additional resources have been ordered and are enroute. The temperature at scene is in the 90’s, with low relative humidity and gusty winds.
July 6, 2017 at 6:18 PM
The fire is now estimated at 1,000 acres, VLAT 911 is inbound.
July 6, 2017 at 5:15 PM
Mandatory evacs for Los Positos near Hwy 21
Advisory evacs for Golden Bear Estates
July 6, 2017 at 3:53 PM
Highway 128/ Monticello to Winters closed due to fire in Yolo County. Expected to reopen tomorrow morning. No damage to Napa County has been reported, per Napa County SO.
July 6, 2017 at 3:41 PM
Containment at 10% now, acreage estimated at 80 acres.
July 6, 2017 at 2:56 PM
Road closures back in place: Hwy 128 (west) and Pleasant Valley Road (east)
July 6, 2017 at 2:01 PM
Traffic control is being lifted on Hwy 128, firefighters are making good progress.
July 6, 2017 at 1:50 PM
Tankers 88, 89 and TNF helicopter 514 have been diverted to the incident. Potential for 100 to 150 acres.