UPDATE 11 am – fire is pretty much out. Aircraft released and back to Paso. Here are a trio of photos from one of the firefighters, Brandi Plaskett (yup, one of those descendants)
From Rohana. Em called 911, I called the PV Station direct and spoke to a “live” person. This is on Nacimiento Rd. At approximately mm 4. Make sure and scroll for most up-to-date info.
New pic just taken. It is clearly backing down the ridge in a south-westerly direction.
Oh, this ought to play havoc with that massive convoy of trucks, supplies, and equipment today for the bridge.
At 9:27 am –
Okay, ladies and gents, anytime now would be good.
9:35 am –
Now would be a good time to send in those tankers.
9:41 USFS engine on site and flight tracker showing spotter plane over Lake Nacimiento:
LPF resources are just coming on for the day, responding as they get the crews together.
E15, 16, 319, 31
PAT 17, 18
May be running part of this on BEU.
AA on scene. 5 acres
MoCo sending resources
Lead plane laying down smoke on site, T12 in Paso filling up:
At 10:52 am –
IC is staging the Dozer for the time being.
I think they are probably making good progress, its all in the grass.
Additionally Tanker 12 has been canceled.