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Pawnee Fire (Lake County)

Pawnee Fire

Pawnee Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: June 26, 2018 7:04 pm
Date/Time Started: June 23, 2018 5:21 pm
Administrative Unit: Unified Command: CAL FIRE, Lake County Sheriffs Office, US Forest Service, & Northshore Fire Protection District
County: Lake County
Location: Pawnee Rd & New Long Valley Rd, northeast of Clearlake Oaks
Acres Burned – Containment: 13,000 acres – 17% contained
Structures Threatened: 600
Structures Destroyed: 22
Evacuations: Mandatory evacuation orders are in effect for the entire Spring Valley community which includes all roads accessed off of Old Long Valley Road and New Long Valley Road north of Highway 20. Areas also include Mule Skinner, Long Branch, Watertrough Rd, Flintlock, Muzzleloader, No Guns, Antelope, Cougar, Marianne, Ramrod, and Moccasin. An evacuation advisory warning has been issued for east of Walker Ridge area, Wilbur Springs area, Bear Valley, and Brim Road.For the latest evacuation information visit the Lake County Sheriff’s Office’s website: http://www.lakesheriff.com/

Evacuation center: Lower Lake High School 9430 Lake Street, Lower Lake, CA
For all animal needs, call animal control at (707) 263-0278.

Road Closures: New Long Valley Road is closed at Highway 20 • Old Long Valley Road is closed at Highway 20 • Walker Ridge is closed at Highway 20 • Mule Skinner Road is closed at Highway 20 • Bear Valley Road is closed at Highway 20 • Bear Valley Road is closed at Brim Road • Leesville Lodge Road is closed at Brim Road
Cooperating Agencies: Lake County Sheriffs Office, Lake County OES, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California Conservation Corps., Bureau of Land Managementmt, United States Forest Service, California Highway Patrol, PG&E and Lake Evacuation Animal Protection.
Total Fire Personnel: 2,700
Total Fire Engines: 235
Total Fire Crews: 58
Total Helicopters: 15
Total Dozers: 69
Total Water Tenders: 25
Long/Lat: -122.59848/39.0674
Conditions: The fire burned very actively throughout the day in the Spring Valley area, north east of Clearlake Oaks in Lake County. The fire is being driven by low relative humidity, erratic winds, and above normal temperatures. Expanded evacuation orders are in effect for the entire Spring Valley area and residents are reminded to heed all evacuation orders. Additional resources are en route to the incident.
Phone Numbers (707) 967-4207 (Pawnee Public Information Line )
Phone Numbers (707) 560-1202 (Pawnee Fire Media Line )

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