Fire at a glance (numbers)
- Incident Name: Lowden, Nevada City
- State: CA
- Lead Agency: NEU
- Size (acres): 3
- Percent Contained: 100%
- Estimate of Containment: January 22, 2022
- Personnel: 40+
- Structures Destroyed: 0
Lowden, Lowden Lane off Apache Trail near Hwy 49 west of Nevada City. Escaped burn pile.
January 22, 2022 at 4:56 PM
Lowden IC is starting to release resources back to their stations.
January 22, 2022 at 4:32 PM
Firefighters are starting mop-up operations, will be committed for several hours.
January 22, 2022 at 4:22 PM
Forward progress stopped.
January 22, 2022 at 4:20 PM
Lowden IC is canceling the hand crew.
January 22, 2022 at 4:16 PM
Hand crew out of South Lake Tahoe dispatched. Local fire departments are providing resources for the augmented dispatch. The fire is estimated at 3 acres, good progress being made.
January 22, 2022 at 4:09 PM
Structure threat has been mitigated. Some of the incoming units are being sent to fire stations to insure district coverage.
January 22, 2022 at 4:06 PM
Units at scene are starting to make progress. Additional engines have arrived to assist in initial attack.
January 22, 2022 at 4:00 PM
Lowden IC requesting two crews, ECC will go out of unit to procure the resources. There are no evacuations or road closures at this time.
January 22, 2022 at 3:57 PM
Lowden IC is requesting a second water tender. North San Juan Fire sending their water tender. Thanks to reader Ross for the photo.
January 22, 2022 at 3:53 PM
All incoming units are to stage on Hwy 49 at Newtown Road, one engine to the 10000 block of Monte Vista Court for structure protection.
January 22, 2022 at 3:50 PM
Lowden IC is requesting a water tender to the fire. Ophir Hill FD sending the water tender now.
January 22, 2022 at 3:47 PM
Five engines, one dozer and prevention officer assigned to the Lowden incident.
January 22, 2022 at 3:44 PM
Lowden IC is requesting additional resources, there is a roadway on two sides of the fire. Dozer to continue in, there are no hand crews available.
January 22, 2022 at 3:36 PM
Escaped burn pile on Lowden Lane off Hwy 49 past Newtown Road, homeowner asked caller to alert fire department. Resources assigned.