Tags » Evacuations

Crews battle large fire at Norwalk condo complex

NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH) — Officials are currently fighting a large fire at a condo complex in Norwalk.

The fire began at 100 Richards Avenue on Monday evening. 75 more words

News

Pasadena Star-News: Waze, Google Maps make traffic matters worse during Skirball and Creek fires, officials say

Pasadena Star-News: Waze, Google Maps make traffic matters worse during Skirball and Creek fires, officials say. “During this week’s wildfires, navigation apps like Waze and Google Maps were guiding drivers into evacuation areas and caused congestion where officials were ordering streets closed, according to a motion introduced by Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz on Friday, Dec. 8.”

Tweaks & Updates

#ThomasFire Containment Remains Same | 8

LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST – VENTURA, CALIFORNIA

Incident Summary

#ThomasFire – FF’s knock down flames as they advance on homes atop Shepherd Mesa Road in Carpinteria at 6 am Sunday morning.

1,525 more words
CAL FIRE

#ThomasFire Gains Speed | 7

LAS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST – VENTURA, CALIFORNIA

Incident Summary

The Thomas Fire started on December 4, 2017 at around 1826 hours PST from an unknown cause, in the upper Ojai area near Thomas Aquinas College in the city of Santa Paula in Ventura County.  1,144 more words

CAL FIRE

#ThomasFire is a Firestorm | 6

LAS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST – VENTURA, CALIFORNIA

Emergency Hotline – 805-465-6650

INCIDENT SUMMARY 

6 wildfires are burning and has destroyed a total of 175,000 acres  along with 793 structures prompting evacuations of 90,000 civilians.#RyeFire #SkirballFire #ThomasFire #CreekFire #LilacFire #LibertyFire… 1,850 more words

CAL FIRE

Wildfire Friday: Sleeping Safe and Sound

Dennis resting up at a friend’s house after last night’s run from the Lilac Fire. (The hipster kitties are chilling out in the other room.)

Dogs

#SkirballFire | 1 | AM Update

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA 

Current CA State Fire Facts:  6 large fires.  141,000 acres burned. 190,000 residents evacuated.  23,000 homes threatened.  5,700 firefighters on fire ground, 500 confirmed structures destroyed. 374 more words