#mendocinofires

Once a wildfire has burned through an area, many dangers may remain. Take precautions when returning home. 

California Statewide Fire Summary

Tuesday, October 17, 2017  
 

In the past week, over 245,000 acres have burned across California.  More than 11,000 firefighters continue making progress on 12 large wildfires burning in the State.  The death toll remains at 41, and more than 5,700 structures destroyed. 

CENTRAL LNU COMPLEX

Evacuation Reduction Notice

As of 1:00 p.m. today, the following Evacuation orders have been lifted:

• Highway 128 north to Vanoni Road outside the fire perimeter

• Oakmont neighborhood to include all streets south of Highway 12, east of Calistoga Road to Pythian Road. All northbound roads off Highway 12 will still be closed, under mandatory evacuations orders.

California Statewide Fire Summary

Sunday, October 15, 2017

 

Yesterday, nearly 11,000 firefighters beat back the flames and made good progress towards the containment of now 15 large wildfires across California.217,566 acres have burned in the current 15 large fires, with an estimated 5,700 structures destroyed. Sadly, the death toll has risen to 40 people. As progress has been made on several fronts, many evacuations have been able to be lifted. As of Sunday morning, nearly 75,000 people remain evacuated. 

California Statewide Fire Summary

Friday, October 13, 2017
 

Overnight firefighters continued their battle against 17 wildfires that have

burned 221,754 acres. Several of the wildfires merged with other fires, while

full containment was made on three other.

While several of the fires experienced winds overnight they were relatively

light, but a Red Flag Warning has been issued for later tonight when winds are

expected to increase again. Tonight the winds are forecast to be stronger that