June 26: CalFire Information on the Pawnee Fire


Pawnee Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: June 26, 2018 6:56 am
Date/Time Started: June 23, 2018 5:21 pm
Administrative Unit: Unified Command: CAL FIRE, Northshore Fire Protection District, and Lake County Sheriffs Office
County: Lake County
Location: Pawnee Rd & New Long Valley Rd, northeast of Clearlake Oaks
Acres Burned – Containment: 11,500 acres – 5% 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. Also, includes Mule Skinner, Long Branch, Watertrough Rd, Flintlock, Muzzleloader, No Guns, Antelope, Cougar, Marianne, Ramrod, and Moccasin. For the latest evacation information visit the Lake County Sherirff Office’s website:http://www.lakesheriff.com/

Evacuation center: Lower Lake High School 9430 Lake Street, Lower Lake, CA

Animal staging is located at Social Service Center, 15975 Anderson Ranch Parkway, Lower Lake, CA. For additional 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
Cooperating Agencies: Lake County Sheriffs Office, Lake County OES, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Calfirornia Conservation Corps., Bureau of Land Management, United States Forest Service, California Highway Patrol, PG&E and Lake Evacuation Animal Protection
Total Fire Personnel: 237
Total Fire Engines: 32
Total Fire Crews: 5
Total Helicopters: 2
Total Dozers: 7
Total Water Tenders: 6
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 enroute to the incident.
Phone Numbers (707) 967-4207 (Pawnee Public Information Line )
Phone Numbers (707) 560-1202 (Pawnee Fire Media Line )