“CalFire’s statistics, as of Friday morning:
Thomas Fire, near Santa Paula and Ventura; 115,000 acres, 5 percent containment.
Creek Fire, above Lake View Terrace in the northeastern San Fernando Valley; 15,323 acres, 20 percent containment.
Rye Fire, east of Interstate 5 near Six Flags Magic Mountain; 7,000 acres, 25 percent containment.
Skirball Fire, along Interstate 405 near Bel Air; 475 acres, 20 percent containment.
Lilac Fire, along Interstate 15 near Bonsall, about 15 miles northeast of Oceanside; 4100 acres, no containment.”http://www.mercuryne...one-in-bel-air/
Calfire incident report for Lilac Fire
“Lilac Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: December 08, 2017 8:00 am
Date/Time Started: December 07, 2017 11:15 am
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE San Diego Unit
County: San Diego County
Location: Old Hwy 395 at Dulin Road, Bonsall
Acres Burned - Containment: 4,100 acres
Structures Destroyed: 65
Evacuations: Mandatory Evacuations in the area of W. Lilac Rd. & Sullivan Middle School., South of Burma Rd., East of Wilshire, North of N. River Rd., West of S. Mission Ave., South of Renche Rd., West of I-15 Freeway, East of Green Canyon Rd. & S. Mission Rd., North of Hwy 76
Evacuation Warnings are in effect: North of Pala Rd. South of Reche Rd. West of I-15 Freeway East of Green Canyon Rd. & W. Mission Rd.
Evacuation shelters have been set up: Fallbrook High School, and Pala Casino
East Valley Community Center located at 2245 E. Valley Parkway, Escondidio & Stagecoach Community Park located at 3420 Camino De Los Coches, Carlsbad ”http://www.fire.ca.g...ails/Index/1928
Thomas Fire which is the biggest SoCal fire currently
Total Acreage: 132,000
Structures Destroyed: 439
Structures Damaged: 85
Structures Threatened: 15,000
Total Personnel: 3,528 (Engines - 544, Water Tenders - 9, Helicopters - 21, Air Tankers - 7 available including the DC 10, Hand Crews: 48, Dozers - 26)” https://inciweb.nwcg.../incident/5670/
Edited by Arcadia, 08 December 2017 - 12:55 PM.