Cooper, the 6-month old miniature Australian Sheppard lost in Carmel Valley was found in one of the vineyards, and has been reunited with his owner! YAY!
As of 3:40 pm, 2225 acres, 60% contained, forward motion stopped. Releasing aircraft.
2:30 pm – UPDATE: up to 600 acres. 5 tankers and dangerous rate of spread.
1:20 pm – vegetation fire is approx. 100 acres with potential to 1,000
1:15 pm – All I have is a tweet moments ago from Cal Fire SLO, even BEU hasn’t tweeted about it yet, so not sure of exact location. I do have a mutual aid request to SLO which includes two tankers and air attack aircraft out of Paso. I will add more when I know more.
CAL FIRE/San Luis Obispo County Fire Department sending personnel and equipment to assist with a reported vegetation fire off Turkey Flat Road within southern Monterey County.