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California Statewide Fire Summary

Despite gusty winds throughout much of northern California, firefighters made good progress on containment of the nine wildfires burning up and down the state. Several of the wildfires are expected to be contained later today.

The Red Flag Warnings issued by the National Weather Service for gusty winds in northeastern California and Lake County expired last night. Very dry and warm weather is expected across much of northern California with winds increasing out of the north. The northerly offshore winds will enhance the warm dry conditions and increase the fire danger. In Southern California the scattered showers through many areas has lessened the fire danger.

With fall approaching, CAL FIRE is reminding Californians that it’s this time of year when the state experiences the largest and most damaging wildfires. All residents should have a wildfire checklist and an evacuation plan in place. To learn more visit www.ReadyForWildfire.org.
Fires of Interest:

**CAL FIRE Incidents**

 

16 Complex, Colusa County (more info…)

Off Hwy 16 in the Rumsey Canyon area

* 2 fires for 17,944 acres – 90% contained
* Full containment expected on Monday, September 10


Scotts Fire, Lake County
(more info…)

On Cow Mountain, 8 miles east of Ukiah

* 4,618 acres – 15% contained
* 300 homes remain threatened

* Evacuations remain in effect

**CAL FIRE Unified Command Incidents**


Stafford Fire, Trinity County
(more info…)
5 miles southeast of Hayfork
* 4,460 acres – 45% contained
* CAL FIRE is in unified command with the US Forest Service
* Evacuations remain in effect

**Federal **

North Pass Fire, Mendocino County (more info…)

US Forest Service – Mendocino National Forest
Mendocino Pass Rd, northeast of Covelo 

* 41,983 acres – 97% contained 


Bagley Complex, Shasta County
(more info…)
US Forest Service – Shasta-Trinity National Forest
4 miles west of Big Bend CA
* 46,011 – 84% contained

Williams Fire, Los Angeles County (more info…)
US Forest Service – Angeles National Forest
15 miles north of Glendora
* 4,192 acres – 83% contained

Fort Complex, Siskiyou County
(more info…)
US Forest Service – Klamath National Forest
10 Miles northwest of Happy Camp
* 23,623 acres – 94% contained


Likely Fire, Lassen County (more info…)
Bureau of Land Management
Off Hwy 395, 3 miles south of Likely

* 10,000 acres – 45% contained

Happy Fire, Trinity County

US Forest Service – Shasta-Trinity National Forest

4 miles northeast of Mad River
* 75 acres – 95% contained

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