New start in Monterey Co near Topo Rd & Metz Rd, Fire in grass & brush w/ moderate-dangerous ROS, AA ordered 2 addl tankers while en-route due to large column. 5 addl type 3 engines ordered. Being called the Metz Fire.


AA ordering 2 additional Tankers for a total of 6. Fire is 40 acres.


Any cam in that area ?


IC reports fire is now 200 acres, flanks are holding but head still active - total of 10 addl engines responding (5 additional closest + a strike team from Santa Barbara Co).

I don’t know of a Cam in that area.


Copy. Thanks for the update


C406 mapped the fire at 420 acres with forward progress stopped