No Evacuations South Lake County – Latest on Suphur and Redwood Fires

There are no evacuations or advisories taking place in the south Lake County area despite claims of such on social media. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is currently monitoring fire activity from the Tubbs fire in Napa County. This fire is moving towards south Lake County, but no immediate threat exists. Residents in the south Middletown area are encouraged to make preparations in the event evacuations become necessary.

For the SULPHUR FIRE: Mandatory evacuation lifted for parts of Clearlake. Hard road closures remain at Lake Shore Dr.@ Country Club Dr., San Joaquin Ave @ Arrowhead, Sulphur Bank Dr. @ 17th St.

That fire has burned 2,500 – 30% contained

The Redwood Fire: 26,000, 5% contained.

Crews are anticipating increased weather activity, with an expectation that gusty winds will return today.

The White House has approved Governor Brown’s request for federal assistance to help with the impacts of the deadly wildfires burning in Northern California.