We have new numbers from the morning briefing on the Lowell Fire burning in Nevada County from Cal Fire PIO Daniel Berlant.
Berlant says winds today could push the fire closer to the Cascade Shores Community, and into Placer County.
More firefighters have been added to the fight today.
Berlant says what’s s happening at the Nevada County Fairgrounds.
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Berlant says containment of the fire is still projected by the end of the week, but it will take a lot of work.
Mandatory Evacuations remain in effect for Red Dog Rd East of Greenhorn Creek, You Bet Road East of Greenhorn Creek, Chalk Bluff and Lowell Hill Roads.
An evacuation advisory is in place for the Cascade Shores Community.