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Chiles Fire

  • Napa County
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  • Started: Jun 17, 2015
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  • Last Updated: Thursday, June 18, 2015 3:10 AM
Containment

100%

Acres Burned

38

No new updates for this fire. 38 acres have burned, and the fire has been 100% contained. The cause was under investigatio Road closures are in effect. See details below.

I WANT TO KNOW

Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

NO
Evacuation orders have not been issued.

Have any road closures been announced?

YES
Nearby roads have been closed. Learn more

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

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ROAD CLOSURES

Chiles Pope Valley Road between highway 128 and Lower Chiles Valley until at least 8:00 AM 6/17/15.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

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CAUSE

Under investigatio

INJURIES

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STRUCTURES THREATENED

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STRUCTURES DESTROYED

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CONDITIONS

CAL FIRE, Napa County Fire Department, and St Helena City Fire Department responded to a fast-moving wildland fire east of Chiles Pope Valley Road. The fire burned in steep terrain, pushed by gusty winds. Air and ground firefighting forces kept the fire from reaching a residence above it. CAL FIRE Battalion Chief Jason Martin, the Incident Commander, said “the well-maintained driveway, clear signage, defensible space, and water supply on site definitely aided our firefighting effort.�Find out more about wildfire readiness athttp://www.ReadyForWildfire.org

DATA SOURCE

CalFire

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit

COOPERATING AGENCIES

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PHONE NUMBERS

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