3 letter designator:SHU
Location: Hwy 44 at South Cow Creek Road, north side of Hwy and into the Cow Creek Drainage
Reported acres: 15+ acres
Rate of spread: MROS
Report on Conditions: grass oak woodland
Structure threat: multiple
Weather: PGE Cow Creek 103F 13RH SW5G12
Webcam link: Highline (view from north) Inks Ridge (view from south)
10-15 acres in grass & oak woodland. moderate ROS, on the north side of Hwy 44 & bumping Cow Creek Rd, multiple structures threatened. 5 addl type 3 engines requested. Can only get LATs from South Ops, continuing 1 of them, 5th tanker to be S-2.
Wind South @ 3.5
Just NE ahead of the head of the fire
PGE Cow Creek 103F 13RH SW5G12
Southeast of incident
PGE Dersch Rd 105F 9RH WSW4G13
AA reporting “fire has hit the ridge above Cow Creek”
Per IC 150 acres, crews working on flanks, 2 DIVS, 1 immediate need strike team CF and 4 crews.
2 more dozers.
New resource order: 2 Div Sup, 1 Stage Area Mgr, 6 WT, 5 Doz, 8 T3 eng, 5 Engines for Structure Prot, 4 Crews, and 2nd Tac channel
ICP at Station 21
Estimated at 200 acres as of 1705
1755: AA requesting 2 addl copters if they can get there in the next hour.
Relief AA over at 1930.
1807: 400-450 acres per IC
202 has one of the fills.
S/T 9210C to the fire.
Copter 510 second fill
My son is on Scott Valley Helitack 502, and he’s on the way. Got diverted in flight from Inyo Creek.
LNU 9140 C to the fire
Shasta County Sheriff has issued an evacuation order for residents on South Cow Creek Rd per KRCR TV
Evacuations lifted, S. Cow creek reopened too residents only
761 acres 50% contained