|Fire Location, Perimeters and Hot Spots|
8-13 0600hrs: Multiple Strike Teams ordered and responding this morning.
8-13 1230hrs: Air attack just requested 3 additional type 3 air tankers, and also just ordered a VLAT - Very Large Air Tanker most likely the DC-10 (Cancelled no visibility)
Date/Time Started: August 12, 2012 3:52 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit
County: Lake County
Location: Highway 20 and Highway 53 Intersection, east of Clearlake Oaks
Acres Burned: 3,000 acres
Containment 3,000 acres - 25% contained
Structures Destroyed: 3
Threatened: 480 homes in Long Valley & Spring Valley area.
Evacuations: Mandatory evacuations in place for Long Valley & Spring Valley area.
Injuries: 1 civilian
Cause: under investigation
Total Fire Personnel: 324
Fire crews: 7