Saturday, 22 July 2017

Updates are posted below pictures.
smoke plume detwiller fire in mariposa conty july 16 2017 credit
View from Turtleback Dome in Yosemite at 5:30 P.M.
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View from Turtleback Dome in Yosemite at 8:15 P.M.

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CAL FIRE coordinates
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Detwiler Fire Smoke Plume Map
Darker colors indicate denser smoke concentrations. The plumes may be at ground-level or high up in the atmosphere.

July 16, 2017 - Detwiler Fire in Mariposa County Updates


9:10 P.M. Update: Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

The Red Cross Shelter & Small Animal Shelter has been moved from the McCay Hall to the Mariposa Elementary School 5044 Jones St, Mariposa

8:50 P.M. Update:CAL FIRE 2,500 Acres

Last Updated: July 16, 2017 8:50 pm  
Date/Time Started: July 16, 2017 3:56 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit
County: Mariposa County
Location: Detwiller Rd x Hunters Valley Rd, 2 miles east of Lake McClure
Acres Burned - Containment: 2,500 acres
Evacuations: Evacuation orders are in place for Hunters Valley * Detwiller * Hunter Valley Access * Bears Valley between Cotton Creek and Hwy 49 * Pendola Garden Rd from Hwy 49 to Fremont Fort
Road Closures: Road Closures: Hunter Valley Access * Hunter Valley Rd and Detwiller Rd * Bear Valley Rd at Mount Gains * Hwy 49 North * Pendola Garden Rd * Hwy 49 at Fremont Fort * Detwiller Rd * Cotton Creek Rd
Long/Lat: -120.21321/37.61757


8:40 P.M. Update: Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

PLEASE STAY OUT OF THE AREA - Lots of people out there trying to take photos but we would like to remind everyone that fire can be a very fast moving changing situation, it is very important to keep the roads clear for Emergency Traffic.

Evacuations-
Detwiler Rd- ALL Homes
Hunters Valley Rd- All Homes 
Hunters Valley Access Rd- All Homes
Bear Valley Rd- Between Hunters Valley and Hunters Valley Access Rd (Both sides of Bear Valley Rd)
Cotton Creek Rd- All Homes
Bear Valley Rd from Hunters Valley Access to Hwy 49N (Both Sides of the Road)
Hwy 49N- From Pendola Gardens to Fremont Fort (Monument at the top of the Bagby Grade)- (Both Sides of the road)
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Red Cross Evacuation Center- McCay Hall 2820 CA-140, Catheys Valley, CA 95306
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Road Closures-
Hunters Valley Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hunters Valley Access Rd & Bear Valley Rd
Bear Valley Rd at Hunters Valley 
​​​​​​​Bear Valley Rd Hunters Valley Access Rd
Cotton Creek at Bear Valley Rd
Hwy 49N at Pendola Gardens
Hwy 49N at Fremont Fort
Bear Valley Rd at Mt. Gains

Lots of emergency traffic in the area, please avoid the area if possible

8:23 P.M. Update: CAL FIRE 1,000 Acres

Last Updated: July 16, 2017 8:05 pm  
Date/Time Started: July 16, 2017 3:56 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit
County: Mariposa County
Location: Detwiller Rd x Hunters Valley Rd, 2 miles east of Lake McClure
Acres Burned - Containment: 1,000 acres
Evacuations: Evacuation orders are in place for Evacuation for Hunters Valley Area.Evacuation Warnings for Detwiller Rd.

Long/Lat: -120.21321/37.61757


8:05 P.M. Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

Evacuations-
Detwiler Rd- ALL Homes
Hunters Valley Rd- All Homes
Hunters Valley Access Rd- All Homes
Bear Valley Rd- Between Hunters Valley and Hunters Valley Access Rd (Both sides of Bear Valley Rd)
Cotton Creek Rd- All Homes
**Bear Valley Rd from Hunters Valley Access to Hwy 49N (Both Sides of the Road)
Hwy 49N- From Pendola Gardens to Fremont Fort (Monument at the top of the Bagby Grade)- (Both Sides of the road)** UPDATED 8:05pm


Red Cross Evacuation Center- McCay Hall 2820 CA-140, Catheys Valley, CA 95306

Road Closures-
Hunters Valley Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hunters Valley Access Rd & Bear Valley Rd
Bear Valley Rd at Hunters Valley
Bear Valley Rd Hunters Valley Access Rd
Cotton Creek Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hwy 49N at Pendola Gardens
Hwy 49N at Fremont Fort

Lots of emergency traffic in the area, please avoid the area if possible.
7:52 P.M. Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

Evacuations-

Detwiler Rd- ALL Homes
Hunters Valley Rd- All Homes
Hunters Valley Access Rd- All Homes
Bear Valley Rd- Between Hunters Valley and Hunters Valley Access Rd (Both sides of Bear Valley Rd)
**Cotton Creek Rd- All Homes- Updated 7:52pm

Red Cross Evacuation Center- McCay Hall 2820 CA-140, Catheys Valley, CA 95306

Road Closures-
Hunters Valley Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hunters Valley Access Rd & Bear Valley Rd
Bear Valley Rd at Hunters Valley
Bear Valley Rd Hunters Valley Access Rd
Cotton Creek Rd at Bear Valley Rd

Lots of emergency traffic in the area, please avoid the area if possible.

6:34 P.M. Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

Evacuations-
Detwiler Rd- ALL Homes
Hunters Valley Rd- All Homes
Hunters Valley Access Rd- All Homes
**Bear Valley Rd- Between Hunters Valley and Hunters Valley Access Rd (Both sides of Bear Valley Rd)** UPDATED 6:34pm

Red Cross Evacuation Center- McCay Hall 2820 CA-140, Catheys Valley, CA 95306

Road Closures-
Hunters Valley Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hunters Valley Access Rd & Bear Valley Rd
Bear Valley Rd at Hunters Valley 
Bear Valley Rd Hunters Valley Access Rd 

Lots of emergency traffic in the area, please avoid the area if possible.

5:55 P.M. CAL FIRE 300 Acres

Last Updated: July 16, 2017 5:55 pm  
Date/Time Started: July 16, 2017 3:56 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit
County: Mariposa County
Location: Detwiller Rd x Hunters Valley Rd, 2 miles east of Lake McClure
Acres Burned - Containment: 300 acres
Evacuations: Evacuation orders are in place for Evacuation for Hunters Valley Area.Evacuation Warnings for Detwiller Rd.

Long/Lat: -120.21321/37.61757


5:51 P.M. Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

Evacuations-
Detwiler Rd- ALL Homes
Hunters Valley Rd- All Homes
*Hunters Valley Access Rd- All Homes* UPDATED 5:51PM

Red Cross Evacuation Shelter- McCay Hall 2820 CA-140, Catheys Valley, CA 95306

Road Closures-
Hunters Valley Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hunters Valley Access Rd & Bear Valley Rd

Lots of emergency traffic in the area, please avoid the area if possible.

5:40 P.M. Mariposa County Sheriff's Office

Evacuations-
Detwiler Rd- ALL Homes
Hunters Valley Rd- All Homes

Red Cross Evacuation Shelter- McCay Hall

Road Closures- 
Hunters Valley Rd at Bear Valley Rd
Hunters Valley Access Rd & Bear Valley Rd

Lots of emergency traffic in the area, please avoid the area if possible.

CAL FIRE: 5:25 P.M.
Detwiller Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: July 16, 2017 5:25 pm  
Date/Time Started: July 16, 2017 3:56 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit
County: Mariposa County
Location: Detwiller Rd x Hunters Valley Rd, 2 miles east of Lake McClure
Acres Burned - Containment: 150 acres
Evacuations: Evacuation orders are in place for Hidden Valley Access Rd.Evacuation Warnings for Detwiller Rd.

Long/Lat: -120.21321/37.61757

CHP
Incident:  00465   Type:    CLOSURE of a Road   Location:   Hunters Valley Access Rd / Bear Valley Rd  Loc Desc:  HUNTERS VALLEYS ACCESS    Lat/Lon:  37.585019 -120.146314
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