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Tuesday, May 14, 2013

CA-RRU-#PattersonFire - 7 acres 100% Contained, Several outbuildings destroyed, 1 Home Damaged #CaFire [Final]

Update 1840:  Fire is 100% Contained, Final mapped size of 7 acres. Several outbuildings destroyed (sheds, etc.) and one home sustained approximately $10,000 external damage.Update 1440:  Commit time 4 hrs, 1 structure fully involved, ordered additional 3 engines 
Update 1400:  IC canceled AA continued H301 Ordered additional WT's Possibly getting into a haystack
Update 1340: Fire is now estimated at 5 acres with 5 outbuildings involved. 

Location: 28300 Block Patterson Avenue, Winchester, CA 
Reported Date/time: *
IA: IC reports 5 outbuildings on fire, requesting 5 closest engines in addition to 2 Hand Crews, 1 dozers,   Requesting AA and 1 Helicopter
ROS: Running between buildings.
ROC: No water source available
Structure Threats: Yes
Concerns: *
Resources: RVC BC5 is Patterson IC RVC BC13 RVC ENG 34, 76, 54, 78, 68, 101, 5, 25, 26 One engine from Hemet, 1 Dozer 3140, Water Tender 1, Bautista 1 and 4, Riverside County Fire Department Hazardous Materials Support Unit,
Cooperating Agencies: CAL FIRE/Riverside, City of Hemet FD, Riverside County Fire Department
Weather Info: 
Temp 91°F 
  • Humidity16%
  • Wind SpeedWSW 8 G 18 MPH
  • Barometer30.00 in
  • Dewpoint39°F (4°C)
  • VisibilityNA
  • Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Special Conditions: *
Other Comments: *
Radio Frequencies: RRU command 8, tac 2
Maps: *
Online Scanner:
Live Video: *
Web Cams: *

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