Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Bay, Loma Rica
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NEU
  • Size (acres): 27
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: July 8, 2022
  • Personnel: 80+
  • Structures Destroyed:

Bay, Marysville Road and Bayberry Lane, Loma Rica in Yuba County. Cause is under investigation, forward progress has been stopped.

July 8, 2022 at 5:59 PM

EVAC ORDERS lifted. Only area closed is Bayberry Lane. Marysville Rd will remain closed btw Fruitland/Scott Grant Rd for now. Anyone who lives along that stretch can enter w/ ID. If you don’t live in that section of road, you’ll need to take alt routes like Loma Rica Road.

July 8, 2022 at 5:01 PM

All advisories have been lifted. Evacuation order for a small section of LOM-E088-B and road closures still in effect.

July 8, 2022 at 4:21 PM

Power lines in the fire area have been de-energized for firefighter safety. The outage is affecting 629 customers, estimated time of restoration is 8:15 pm.

July 8, 2022 at 4:18 PM

Extensive mop-up operations are underway, firefighters at scene will be committed for several hours.

July 8, 2022 at 3:39 PM

Bay IC is releasing some resources back to their respective stations, including a dozer.

July 8, 2022 at 3:28 PM

Bay Air Attack has released all aircraft from the fire. Forward progress has been stopped.

July 8, 2022 at 3:14 PM

Air Attack is releasing the hold on Tanker 89, releasing Tanker 93 back to their base.

July 8, 2022 at 3:09 PM

CAL Fire NEU and YCSO are assisted by CHP, Loma Rica Fire, Tahoe National Forest, Dobbins Fire, Oregon House Fire, Penn Valley Fire and Foothill Fire.

Retardant lines complete

July 8, 2022 at 3:03 PM

Rate of spread has greatly diminished, firefighters are making good progress and hoselines are almost complete.

July 8, 2022 at 2:55 PM

FIRIS has mapped the fire at 27.37 acres.

July 8, 2022 at 2:41 PM

Air Attack is releasing Tanker 88 back to Grass Valley. Tanker 89 to remain on hold at Grass Valley Air Attack Base.

July 8, 2022 at 2:25 PM

Additional ground resources dispatched to the fire, include a hose module. IC requesting a Code 3 ambulance for a civilian.

July 8, 2022 at 2:19 PM

Tanker 95 is being released by to Redding.

Road closures at:
–Scott Grant & Marysville Road
–Dawn Drive
–Dolan Harding and Marysville Road
–Fruitland Road

July 8, 2022 at 2:04 PM

Air Attack is releasing Tanker 132 to McClellan.

AA230 photo over the Bay Fire

July 8, 2022 at 2:02 PM

Helicopters continue to chase the spots, fire behavior has moderated.

Bay Fire

July 8, 2022 at 1:55 PM

Air Attack keeps Tankers 88, 89, 95 and 93, canceling other incoming tankers.

July 8, 2022 at 1:50 PM

Per Yuba County: For in the current evacuation order and warning zones can find an Evacuation Shelter at the Sycamore Ranch campground, where the Yuba County Care and Sheltering Team is preparing to assist.

Anyone evacuating livestock can go to the Yuba County Sheriff Posse Arena, 5396 Marysville Road in Browns Valley.

July 8, 2022 at 1:46 PM

Zones LOM-E079, E041, E084, and E086 are under evacuation advisory.

Bay Fire advisories.

July 8, 2022 at 1:41 PM

Zone LOM-E087 under an evacuation warning.

NORTH OF Marysville Road
SOUTH OF Loma Rica Road
EAST OF Loma Rica Road, Scott Grant Road
WEST OF Marysville Road, Loma Rica Road

July 8, 2022 at 1:40 PM

Air Attack reporting they are able to tie in to lines from a previous fire (Brandie Fire), still requesting a total of 5 tankers.

July 8, 2022 at 1:39 PM

CAL FIRE and YCSO in unified command now.

July 8, 2022 at 1:32 PM

Evacuation order for Zone LOM-E088
NORTH OF Marysville Road
SOUTH OF Big Oak Lane, Therese Trail, Marysville Road
EAST OF Marcia Lane, Getty Way
WEST OF Tonapah Trail, Dolan Harding Road

July 8, 2022 at 1:27 PM

TNF resources responding to the fires, Air Attack reports structures threatened.

July 8, 2022 at 1:24 PM

Additional resources requested, IC reports three separate fires burning in heavy fuels with a moderate rate of spread.

July 8, 2022 at 1:20 PM

Fire is several acres, aircraft now overhead. Ground resources are at scene. High-voltage power lines in the area are a safety hazard.

Bay Fire

July 8, 2022 at 1:16 PM

Augmented dispatch for the Bay fire.

Marysville Road

July 8, 2022 at 1:09 PM

Full wildland dispatch for a 1/4 acre fire on Marysville Road near Bayberry Lane in the Loma Rica area, Yuba County.