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Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name: Meadow, Rough&Ready
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NEU
  • Size (acres): 0.75
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: October 10, 2020
  • Personnel: 50+
  • Structures Destroyed: 1

Meadow, Meadow View Way in Rough&Ready, Nevada County. Started as a structure fire.

October 10, 2020 at 2:15 PM

Resources on the fire will be committed for a few hours, there is extensive overhaul to be done. They will need breathing apparatus to enter the structure.

October 10, 2020 at 1:52 PM

Firefighters are starting the overhaul of the structure, all aircraft has left the fire.

October 10, 2020 at 1:41 PM

IC is requesting an ambulance to the incident for a civilian patient.

October 10, 2020 at 1:28 PM

Meadow IC confirms spread of vegetation fire has been stopped at 3/4 of an acre.

October 10, 2020 at 1:24 PM

Meadow Air Attack is releasing Tanker 88 back to Grass Valley. Air Attack will remain over the incident for another 10 minutes.

October 10, 2020 at 1:20 PM

Meadow IC states no need for Red Cross response. PG&E to report to the incident to secure the drop line to the structure.

October 10, 2020 at 1:14 PM

Forward progress of the fire has been stopped.

October 10, 2020 at 1:06 PM

Units at scene are making progress, no need for additional evacuations anticipated.

October 10, 2020 at 1:04 PM

Air Attack 230 and Tanker 88 are over the fire now.

October 10, 2020 at 1:01 PM

Meadow IC reports good progress, firefighters are constructing a line around the vegetation portion of the fire.

October 10, 2020 at 12:57 PM

Meadow IC is requesting two additional water tenders.

October 10, 2020 at 12:52 PM

Residences immediately below the structure are being evacuated as a precautionary measure.

October 10, 2020 at 12:50 PM

NCSO is at scene, preparing for possible evacuations. IC is requesting an air tanker if available.

October 10, 2020 at 12:48 PM

IC reports one structure fully involved, with about 1/2 acre of vegetation now. All units to continue in.

October 10, 2020 at 12:41 PM

Fire is now reported to be in the vegetation on Meadow View Way near Prospector.

October 10, 2020 at 12:35 PM

Fully involved home on Meadow View Way in Rough&Ready, units are making access.