Fire at a glance (numbers)
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- Estimate of Containment:
- Structures Destroyed:
Carson, Shadow Run drive in Camino, El Dorado County.
July 30, 2019 at 8:10 PM
Decrease in acreage due to better mapping. Firefighters expect full containment by 9:00 pm tonight.
July 30, 2019 at 6:41 PM
Firefighters have made great progress on a vegetation fire burning in timber and oak woodland. Crews have put a wet line around the fire and forward progress has stopped.
July 30, 2019 at 6:39 PM
Air Attack 230 is leaving the fire and returning to Grass Valley.
July 30, 2019 at 6:17 PM
Air Attack has released all tankers back to Grass Valley.
July 30, 2019 at 6:14 PM
Multiple agencies are responding to the #CarsonFire which is currently at 15 acres and 20% containment. The fire is located just North-East of Placerville in the community of Camino, off of Shadow Ridge Road. pic.twitter.com/4lFNfELR7H
— CAL FIRE AEU (@CALFIREAEU) July 31, 2019
July 30, 2019 at 6:06 PM
Firefighters are making good progress, wet line around the fire, PG&E crews have arrived at scene.
Resources on the #CarsonFire include 4 Forest Service engines, FS Dozer 3, FS Helicopter 516, Los Padres Hotshots, BLM Folsom Lake Handcrew, a handcrew from the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, and misc Forest Service overhead.
— EldoradoNF (@EldoradoNF) July 31, 2019
July 30, 2019 at 6:01 PM
Carson Air Attack is holding Tankers 88 and 89 at the Grass Valley Air Attack Base.
July 30, 2019 at 5:51 PM
Carson IC reports heavy fire in the center of the fire. Structure protection units need additional resources.
July 30, 2019 at 5:37 PM
Air Attack estimates the #CarsonFire to be about 16 acres.
July 30, 2019 at 5:18 PM
Air Attack 230 over the #CarsonFire has Tanker 83 drop one more load of retardant.
July 30, 2019 at 5:08 PM
Firefighters are working a few spots at the head of the #CarsonFire near Camino. Tanker inbound to reinforce the retardant lines.
July 30, 2019 at 4:52 PM
Firefighters are making good progress on the #CarsonFire in Camino. The helicopters are working the fire and no growth at this time. Staging incoming units at their current locations.
July 30, 2019 at 4:50 PM
— EldoradoNF (@EldoradoNF) July 30, 2019
July 30, 2019 at 4:44 PM
Air Attack is over the fire in Camino, reports approximately 6 acres and 1 spot fire. The threat to structures has been mitigated, one more tanker on order.
July 30, 2019 at 4:40 PM
Firefighters are at scene of a vegetation fire on Shadow Run drive in Camino, the fire is estimated at 8-10 acres.