New fire in Shingletown potential for 100 ac per IC AA and Tankers cancelled poor vis
I think it is the Ridge Fire Shingletown Ridge Road
Named the Ridge Fire. Copter 205 called it 10-15 acres with a MROS.
D2403 just put a re-request for aircraft
Area is under a Red Flag Warning for low humidity and increasing southerly winds
PGE WX at Shingletown Airport showing 77F 22RH, SSW 9G18
Per B2411 fire holding 15-20 ac. Making good progress
Hose lay around the fire dozers just about tied in good work by the crew’s
Forward progress stopped
Evacs and closures will be lifted at 4:30 PM.
Vehicle caught fire and it spread to vegetation.
Congratulations to CalFire, the VFD’s and all involved a good stop in difficult conditions…also note CalFire SKU made 2 good stops in recent days on the Schoolhouse and Shackleford incidents. These are trying times and we appreciate the effort.