Tuesday, September 16th
Last update12:43:09 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM Cal Fire Incident Update: 403 acres, 85% contained. 16 crews, 1 dozer, 50 fire engines, 0 copters, 7 water tenders, 499 total personnel.
Fire is burning in a mix of grass, brush, oak and pine trees Firefighters are working in extreme conditions; high heat, low humidity, with the potential for erratic winds. Firefighters continue to make great progress on strengthening control lines and mopping up hot spots around the fire perimeter. The Fire Suppression Repair and Rehabilitation phase has begun. Firefighting resources have started the demobilization process and are becoming available to support new incidents or return to their home units. Follow this link to the Cal Fire Incident Update for current details for the Black Fire.