California Fireplace Map: Observe Fires Close to Me As we speak [September 14]


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New fires are being reported in California virtually day-after-day as we proceed by September. Right here’s a take a look at the most recent wildfires being reported on September 14, 2019. This text first consists of interactive maps for all of California, together with Cal Fireplace and different sources. Then the second part particulars particular fires within the area in alphabetical order. Keep in mind that in terms of fires, particulars comparable to evacuations can change shortly, so keep tuned to your native information sources. This story will present hyperlinks for the place updates will probably be posted for every particular person fireplace, when obtainable.

Interactive Maps of California Fires

Listed here are interactive maps you possibly can observe to get one of the best updates about California fires in September. In lots of instances, the fires don’t at all times overlap on these maps, so it’s good to assessment all of them for the most recent data.

Probably the greatest interactive maps obtainable proper now’s Inciweb’s map. You possibly can see the complete map right here. There’s an embeddable Google Map that features Inciweb fires which you’ll see beneath. Relying in your browser, it’s possible you’ll must zoom in utilizing the + button throughout the map or change settings to solely present Inciweb fires:

One other good map may be discovered right here from A screenshot is beneath for the reason that map can’t be embedded, however you’ll wish to go to the complete map for particulars. You possibly can enter your tackle to see how shut the fires are to your location.

Word that newer fires is probably not listed on the above maps till they’ve been round for just a few hours.

A brand new interactive fireplace map is beneath, offered by Word that this map is just up to date as much as twice every day, so it is probably not not as present as the 2 interactive maps above.

Subsequent are extra particular particulars on the fires for September 14, 2019. In case you are searching for a particular fireplace, seek for the title so you could find it quicker, or simply scroll down and take a look at the fires, listed in alphabetical order.

Record of Energetic Fires in California on September 14, 2019

Listed here are the energetic fires and updates about them. Most of those are in alphabetical order.

2019 Prescribed Burn Initiatives

Prescribed burns are purposefully set to assist lower the opportunity of surprising, damaging fires sooner or later. These are within the Yreka, California space.

Broder Fireplace

Broder Fire

InciwebBroder Fireplace

This hearth is 381 acres in dimension and 70 % contained as of September 12. It was began by lightning on August 8. It’s northeast of Broder Meadow.

Monache Meadows is open to recreationists, however use warning. The hearth’s burning at a reasonable fee of velocity, Inciweb famous, and there should be smoke within the area.

Cow Fireplace


This hearth is 1,975 acres in dimension and 30 % contained, Inciweb famous on September 10, which is the most recent replace. It was began by lightning on July 25 and is sort of 2,00Zero acres in dimension as of September 4. It hasn’t grown for the final three days. The map beneath is the final map launched by Inciweb for the fireplace.


The hearth’s burning within the Golden Trout Wilderness on Inyo Nationwide Forest. The hearth’s being efficiently confined and suppressed. Inciweb launched its closing official replace on the fireplace on September 7.  They wrote:

The 1,975-acre Cow Fireplace stays 30 % contained. Minimal smoke could also be seen from the Cow Fireplace till the world receives vital rainfall. Firefighters will proceed to observe the fireplace to make sure it stays inside management strains. Containment will steadily improve as crews additional safe management strains by figuring out and extinguishing sources of warmth alongside the fireplace perimeter.

The ecosystem throughout the Cow Fireplace footprint will profit from the low-intensity fireplace results noticed on the panorama. Lightning-caused wildfires have a pure position to play in Jap Sierra forest ecosystems. Burned supplies recycle vitamins again into the soil which enriches it and stimulates vegetation development. New grasses, shrubs and bushes replenish and develop stronger whereas outdated development stands turn out to be extra resilient. Wildlife habitats are created and a rise in meals turns into obtainable for animals to forage. The hazardous accumulation of logs and overgrown floor fuels on the forest ground are diminished which diminishes the chance of extreme wildfires sooner or later. Warmth from fireplace opens the robust resin which holds seeds inside the serotinous cones of Lodgepole Pine, permitting the species to breed.

The general public is inspired to keep away from the fireplace space. Submit-fire hazardous comparable to fireplace weakened bushes and burning stump holes could also be current.”

September 7 was the ultimate Inciweb replace for the fireplace because of good suppression efforts.

Fork Fireplace


This hearth began on September Eight within the early night, attributable to lightning. It’s at Center Fork Parker Creek, in South Warner Wilderness. The hearth is presently 39 acres in dimension.


Inciweb famous on September 14:

Because of the intentionally gradual development of the Fork Fireplace, data doesn’t change every day. Updates are offered on this web site as related data develops… The Fork Fireplace within the South Warner Wilderness is a full suppression fireplace being managed utilizing ways that can have a low influence and keep wilderness character. Up to now the fireplace has burned 39 acres of primarily lifeless and downed fuels. Fireplace exercise has been minimal as the fireplace slowly consumes floor fuels….

Thirty-nine acres have been burned on the lightning-caused Fork Fireplace, positioned within the South Warner Wilderness alongside the Center Fork Parker Creek (T 41 N R 15 E Sec. 4). The Fork Fireplace has been managed utilizing ways that can enhance wilderness traits within the space. The hearth has offered the chance to take away a lot of the lifeless and downed fuels inside that portion of the wilderness. The last word end result will probably be a safer space and a more healthy extra resilient ecosystem.

Firefighters have been constructing management line and firing parts of the world utilizing strategies that can present for a gradual shifting, smoldering fireplace. The hearth burns in a sample that leaves patches of unburned vegetation on the bottom. Different areas burn slowly leaving ash in place to offered wealthy vitamins to the bottom.

The hearth can even assist to reclaim open space that has been encroached on by white fir bushes. Open areas will permit stands of quaking aspen to reestablish. Aspen stands present habitat and forage for bugs, birds and mammals. Aspen bushes wrestle to outlive in shaded areas below the white fir bushes.”

Henthorne Fireplace

Henthorne Fire

CalFireHenthorne Fireplace

The Henthorne Fireplace is 244 acres and 85 % contained as of September 12, in keeping with Inciweb. It’s positioned 15 miles northeast of Covelo in Mendocino County, in keeping with It’s within the Yolla Bolly Center Eel Wilderness close to Henthorne Lake.

The trigger is below investigation.

Inciweb famous: “The hearth has stopped spreading and is usually creeping and smoldering. There are 81 sources assigned to the incident together with two crews, three engines and three water tenders. Crews are targeted on bettering firelines and implementing suppression restore actions. Hotter and drier circumstances are anticipated for the subsequent few days with mild winds. This would be the closing information launch for the Henthorne Fireplace except vital exercise happens.”

Kidder 2 Fireplace


This hearth is 165 acres, 54 % contained, and was attributable to lightning. It’s within the Marble Mountain Wilderness west of Etna, California.

Inciweb famous on September 14:

The Kidder 2 Fireplace had minimal fireplace exercise with smoke manufacturing from the inside of the perimeter. The 24-hour AQI for the Yreka, Completely satisfied Camp and Ashland displays have been all within the Good (inexperienced) vary yesterday. The Hornbrook monitor was studying Reasonable (yellow) in the course of the day because of native sources aside from the Lime and Kidder 2 Fires and will probably be relocated right now. 4 further displays have been arrange surrounding the fireplace in Oak Knoll, Fort Jones, Etna and Montague. All three displays have been within the Good vary since yesterday afternoon/night. Due comparable climate circumstances and fireplace habits right now, smoke manufacturing on the Kidder 2 Fireplace might improve right now and minimal smoke might settle into Etna briefly late at night time and early within the morning. The 24-hour AQI is forecasted to be within the Good (inexperienced) vary for all areas, with doable hours of Reasonable (yellow) air high quality in Etna late night time/early morning. The 24-hour Air High quality Index (AQI)

Fireplace restrictions for the Klamath Nationwide Forest are in impact as of August 1, 2019. Restrictions will proceed till October 15, 2019 or till circumstances require a change in restriction degree.

The Klamath Ranger District consists of three ranger districts, Goosenest, Completely satisfied Camp/Oak Knoll and the Salmon/Scott.”

KNF Lightning Fires

Inciweb famous in its most up-to-date replace from September 8: “Roughly 40 fires have been confirmed within the Klamath Nationwide Forest from the storms on Wednesday night time and Thursday. Most have been managed and stay small, between 1/10th of an acre to 5 acres. Assets are on scene or responding to all of those fires. Further data for 2 bigger fires, the Lime on the Completely satisfied Camp/Oak Knoll District and the Kidder 2 on the Salmon/Scott District are being up to date on InciWeb individually on their very own pages. We are going to proceed to replace InciWeb as new data is offered.”

Lake View Terrace Fireplace Close to Sylmar

On Saturday, September 14, haystacks caught fireplace, beginning a big blaze in Lake View Terrace close to 210 Freeway. All westbound lanes on 210 have been shut down close to 118 Freeway, ABC 7 reported.

Lime Fireplace


This hearth was found on September 4. As of September 14, the fireplace was 1,872 acres and 71 % contained, in keeping with Inciweb. It’s close to Lime Gulch within the Klamath Nationwide Forest, west of I-5, north of Freeway 96.


This hearth is burning within the Cottonwood Peak/Little Cottonwood Peak space about 10 miles north of Yreka. Some communities close by can see smoke from the fireplace, and it will also be seen from the I5 hall.

Inciweb famous on September 11 the next plans for the fireplace: “Preserve the fireplace west of Ash Creek, Preserve the fireplace south of Cottonwood Peak, Longfellow and Rattlesnake Peaks. And hold the fireplace east of the Klamath River.”

The hearth was attributable to lightning.

On September 12 within the night, the Siskiyou County Sheriff lifted evacuation warnings for residents inside and adjoining to the fireplace.

Inciweb famous: “The general public is suggested to proceed to train excessive warning alongside Freeway 96 when driving within the neighborhood of the fireplace. To make sure public security, the freeway sometimes could also be topic to momentary closure. Motorists are additionally inspired to pay attention to probably distracted driving alongside Interstate 5, as the fireplace is seen from various vantage factors north of Yreka.”

You possibly can keep up to date on Fb or Twitter.

Lone Fireplace

Lone Fire

Ca.govLone Fireplace

This hearth is 5,737 acres and 95 % contained as of September 13, the latest replace from It’s in Modoc Nationwide Forest in Modoc County, close to Pinnacle Lake within the Doublehead Ranger district. It’s 5 miles southeast of Clear Lake. The hearth began from lightning.

Inciweb is not offering updates for this fireplace, though it’s nonetheless listed as energetic by

McMurray Fireplace

A hearth in Santa Barbara County began on the afternoon of September 9. It’s known as the McMurray Fireplace and it’s in Buellton on 101 previous 246, close to Jonata Park Street in Santa Barbara County. Freeway 101 northbound lanes have been closed between 246 and 154, KEYT reported. Now the fireplace is 100 % at 200 acres contained as of September 14.

Center Fireplace


The Center Fireplace is 454 acres as of September 14 and positioned one mile east of Canyon Creek Trailhead. It was attributable to lightning. It began on September 5 and is within the Trinity Alps Wilderness. The hearth’s anticipated to have minimal development because it strikes again down the slopes.

Inciweb famous:

A Closure Order has been issued for areas probably affected by the Center Fireplace, together with Ripstein Campground, Canyon Creek Trailhead, Path 10W03, Path 10W06, and Path 10W08 south of Canyon Creek Falls. It was began by lightning on September 5, 2019, and is positioned northeast of the Canyon Creek Trailhead within the Trinity Alps Wilderness.

This hearth is difficult due to the steep, rugged terrain. Two firefighters have been injured on the Center Fireplace throughout preliminary assault and maintaining firefighters and the general public protected is our primary precedence.”

Ramshorn Fireplace/SHF Lightning Fires 

This hearth is 280 acres and 100 % contained, in keeping with Inciweb on September 12 at 9:50 a.m. It’s within the Shasta-Trinity Nationwide Forest in Trinity County, northeast of Espresso Creek.

The hearth was close to Freeway three and Bear Creek Loop. Inciweb has now mixed the itemizing for the fireplace with the SHF Lightning Fires.

Beneath is an extended quote from Inciweb relating to the fires:

“Beneath we’ve listed every fireplace by the point the fireplace was reported, the title given to the fireplace, the approximate location and estimated fireplace dimension (if identified) and present standing. Any giant fires could have a brand new “incident” web page began in InciWeb and the hyperlink will seem subsequent to the standing.

South Fork Administration Unit (Hayfork and Platina space)

09/05/2019 7:11, LITTLE, Yolla Bolla Wilderness, 0.25 acre, Out
09/05/2019 7:14, FORK, southwest of Platina west of Tedoc, 0.25 acre, Out
09/05/2019 8:57, LOVE, north of Hayfork close to Love Letter Springs, 0.three acre, Out
09/05/2019 9:34, NATURAL, close to Pure Bridge > CAL FIRE SHU direct safety space
09/05/2019 1:50, SOUTH, SE of Tomhead MTN, 3434 acres (hyperlink goes to South Fireplace InciWeb web page)

Trinity River Administration Unit (Weaverville, Huge Bar, Trinity Lake, Trinity Alps)

09/05/2019 7:09, EAST, Halls Gulch NE of Trinity Lake, 0.25 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 7:22, LADY, Woman Gulch Trinity Alps Wilderness, 1 acre, CONTAINED
09/05/2019 7:25, LICK, east of Trinity Lake, unable to find
09/05/2019 8:16, CEMENT, east of Trinity Lake, unable to find
09/05/2019 8:18, FOOL, west of Trinity Lake, 0.1 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 8:20, QUARTZ, west of Trinity Lake, unable To find
09/05/2019 8:23, SLATE, west of Trinity Lake, 2 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 9:07, MIDDLE, NE of Canyon Creek Trailhead, 454 acres, staffed (hyperlink goes to Center Fireplace InciWeb web page)
09/05/2019 10:13, EASTMAN, south of Tunnel Rock .25 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 10:38, WAGNER, Billy’s Peak west of Trinity Lake, 0.1 acres, CONTAINED
09/05/2019 10:44, HATCHET, east of Poison Canyon .5 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 11;15, JAKES, Jakes Higher Camp, 1.Eight acres, staffed
09/05/2019 12:18, RANCH, positioned above Rancheria Creek, 0.2 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 12:56, CUTTHROAT, west of Cutthroat Gulch, 15 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 2:29, IRISH, Jackass Springs, 0.1 acres, OUT
09/05/2019 2:53, SWIFT, NW of Trinity Heart, OUT
09/05/2019 4:50, HOBEL, SW of Trinity Heart, OUT
09/05/2019 5:39, RAMSHORN, Ramshorn Creek north of Bonanza King Mtn., 279 acres, CONTAINED
09/06/2019 10:14, HORSESHOE, Horseshoe Lake, 0.25 acres, CONTAINED
09/06/2019 12:34, LAKE, Toad Lake, 0.1 acres CONTAINED
09/09/2019 7:21, NORWEGIAN, Trinity Heart, 0.1 acres, OUT

Shasta Lake Ranger District and the Nationwide Recreation Space (Shasta Lake)

09/10/2019 1746, Deadlun, close to Iron Canyon Reservoir, Four acres, CONTAINED

Shasta McCloud Administration Unit (Mt Shasta and McCloud space)

09/05/2019 5:21, HERE, east of Hwy three and west of Fortress Crags, 5.Four acres, CONTAINED”

Purple Financial institution Fireplace

This hearth is 8,838 acres and now 100 % contained. It was west of Purple Bluff, off Hammer Loop Street and Petty John Street. The South Fireplace is simply west of this fireplace.

Though Tehama County Deputy Sheriff’s Affiliation’s Fb web page has been offering updates at first, they’re now directing folks to CalFire’s web site right here. Cal Fireplace Tehama-Glenn Unit can also be sharing some updates on Fb right here. You can even keep up to date by way of Tehama’s Alert App.

South Fireplace

The South Fireplace began in Shasta-Trinity Nationwide Forest in Tehama County. As of September 14, the fireplace is now 4,094 acres in dimension and 20 % contained, in keeping with Inciweb. The hearth is 15 miles south of Platina, California.

The hearth may be very near the Purple Financial institution Fireplace, so groups are coordinating suppression efforts.

Springs Fireplace


This hearth is now 4,840 acres and 98 % contained in keeping with on September 6 and Inciweb on September 8, the final replace. It was attributable to lightning. It’s positioned 13 miles southeast of Lee Vining.

Inciweb gave a closing replace concerning the fireplace on September 8.

Attributable to arduous work and dedication of the interagency firefighters and the share of containment, crews have been launched from the Springs Fireplace. Firefighters will stay on the Springs Fireplace to proceed patrolling the world, whereas suppression and restore crews make progress throughout the burned perimeter of the fireplace.

Strategic tactical firing operations have been applied in containment efforts on this fireplace creating low depth fireplace results. This could cut back the chance of a bigger, longer-lasting, extra extreme wildfire sooner or later. Having current fireplace historical past in place will make it safer for firefighters, when undesirable wildfires happen on the panorama.

Street and path closures will stay in impact for the Springs Fireplace. Please observe all signage to your security as post-wildfire areas are nonetheless harmful. For additional space, path, and highway closures data please go to our Inciweb web site, or Fb web site,”

Swedes Fireplace

The Swedes Fireplace was close to Swedes Flat Street and Oro Bangor Freeway in Butte County, east of Oroville. It’s 496 acres in dimension and now 100 % contained.

All evacuation warnings and orders have been lifted. All highway closures have additionally been lifted.

Keep up to date on emergency alerts and extra by signing up right here.You can even observe the Butte County Sheriff’s Twitter web page for particulars. You can even keep up to date by calling 530-538-7826 (the knowledge line for the fireplace.)

Taboose Fireplace

Taboose Fire

InciwebTaboose Fireplace

This hearth is 9,427 acres and 56 % contained as of September 14. It’s southwest of Huge Pine and northwest of Aberdeen. The trigger is below investigation.

Inciweb notes there’s a projected minimal improve to the western flank towards John Muir Wilderness because of larger daytime temperatures, partially.

Tenaja Fireplace

The Tenaja Fireplace is listed on’s map. It’s 1,926 acres in dimension and 99 % contained as of September 14, in keeping with and Cal Fireplace.

The hearth began close to Tenaja Street and Clinton Keith Street in La Cresta on the afternoon of September 4. It began at 4:43 p.m. on September 4, in keeping with the California Division of Forestry & Fireplace Safety, after which shortly grew in just some hours. Now it’s virtually utterly contained.

You possibly can keep up to date on the fireplace by the incident data web page right here.

Walker Fireplace in Susanville


This hearth was first reported on September Four and the trigger isn’t identified. On September 14, in keeping with Inciweb, the fireplace is now 51,872 acres and 42 % contained.


It’s positioned east of Genesee close to Indian Creek and Beckworth Genesee Street.

Inciweb famous on September 14:

Final night time firefighters continued mopping up and securing the remaining containment strains across the fireplace’s perimeter. Construction safety stays a precedence with crews utilizing hose lays, water sprinklers, construction wrapping, and burn out operations round constructions nonetheless threatened by fireplace throughout the inside pocket.

As we speak, crews will strengthen firelines, burning out small pockets of adjoining vegetation, and proceed mop up, extinguishing sizzling embers alongside the containment strains. A suppression restore group will start assessing wants and transfer in gear within the northeastern nook close to Antelope Lake. Preliminary assault crews will probably be obtainable to answer any new fireplace begins within the space.

A RED FLAG WARNING begins right now in anticipation of excessive winds predicted to be 40 mph starting tomorrow. Temperatures will probably be hotter right now and tomorrow with highs in 80’s and humidities will probably be within the teenagers.”

Evacuation updates: Based on Inciweb on September 14: “The Plumas County Sheriff has diminished the Evacuation Degree from Necessary to Advisory in all areas besides the Murdock Crossing and Stoney areas. These residents that returned to their dwelling ought to proceed to observe the scenario and be ready to evacuate. For essentially the most present data relating to evacuation ranges, please contact your native Sheriff.”

Forest and Street Closure Updates: Based on Inciweb on September 14: “Plumas Nationwide Forest has issued a Forest Order for the Mt. Hough and Beckwourth Ranger Districts. Please see Inciweb for full closure data and map of closure space… Janesville Grade, Genesee Valley highway on the Flournoy Bridge, Antelope Lake highway from the Flournoy Bridge to Antelope Dam, and starting on the Flournoy Bridge turnoff, the 111 Beckwourth-Genesee highway is closed by the fireplace space. Hwy 395 will stay open to by site visitors.”

If you happen to’re in Plumas County, you possibly can join emergency notices right here. Or name 530-616-8625 for updates.

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