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Sunday, May 19, 2013

CA-MMU-#Lilly2Fire #Wildfire 91 acres and 80% Road 400 is closed.; Threat to 40 Structures #CaFire

CA-MMU-Lilly2 

Road Closure: Road 400 & Sandy Beach in Yosemite Lakes Park

Update: 20:30 - is 91 acres and 5% contained. Moderate rate of spread, with structures threatened, threat to 115Kv line. 
Update: 16:50 - 50 acres, 5% 1 confirmed residence, multiple outbuildings lost Potential 300+ acres; Immediate Threat 10 Structures
Current Resources:
Engines: 24 engines
Fire crews: 6 fire crews
Airtankers: 2 air tankers
Helicopters: 2 helicopters
Dozers: 2 bulldozers
Water tenders: 2 water tenders

Update: 16:20 - BEU just dispatched Strike Team of engines to the fire as immediate need, Overhead, Additional Strike Team of  T3 Engines, Immediate Need to the Fire; 1 Structure Fully Involved - AA-410 out of Porterville AAB enroute to the Lilly Incident
Update: 16:00 - AT82, AT93 enroute to the Fire
Update: 15:45 - 20+ acs, moving into Heavy Brush, Structures still threatened. T78 enroute from Porterville AAB, Helo 406 enroute.
Update: 15:30 - IC asking for 5 type 3's immediate need, AA requesting 2 additional tankers structures are still threatened


Location: Yosemite Lakes Park Area, 31391 Rd 400 X Sandy Beach Dr / Yosemite Lakes (Road 400 X Sandy Beach Dr.) (Madera County)
GPS: Lat. 37.209015, Long. -119.786782
Reported Date/time: 1520
IA:  Batt. 4213 10+ acres
ROS: Moderate
ROC: Light Flashy Fuels, 1 out bldg involved, Wind and Terrain Driven, Multiple Structures Threatened
Structure Threats: Immediate 40 structures
Concerns: MMU is down to 4 engines in the unit
Resources: B10, E4295, E4255, E4270, E4254, E4262,E4284 AA404, T96, E8, E10E4282, E4292, E4271 plus 2 from FKU, Dozers - 4242, 4245
Crews - 2 Mt. Bullion Crews,
Aircraft: AA-440, ATs - 76, 96
Helo - 404
WT - County WT-13
Cooperating Agencies: *
Weather Info: 87 deg, 19% winds 8-12 from the NW
Special Conditions: *
Other Comments: *
Radio Frequencies: Local - 151.460; Command 4 - 151.400, Tac 7 - 151.340; Air - 151.310; A/G - 151.220
Maps: *
Agency Website: *
Live Video: *
Web Cams: *
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