Fawn Fire 9/27 Morning Update

8,559 acres

50% containment

144 structures destroyed

22 structures damaged

3 confirmed fire personnel & civilian injuries

12 helicopters

211 engines

46 dozers

30 water tenders

2,048 fire personnel working incident

Current Situation:

The fire is currently burning with moderate to low intensity in timber and ground fuels. Fire resources are making every effort to minimize impacts to residences, critical infrastructure, and areas of cultural significance. Firefighters are currently adding depth to containment lines and assessing hazards as well as mopping up around structures. Tonight there will be a south/west wind that will push the fire in a north/east direction. Temperatures will continue to decrease to the low 70s by Tuesday. CAL FIRE Damage Inspection Teams (DINS) will continue to assess the affected areas. Residents within evacuation warnings should be prepared to leave if fire activity increases.

Evacuation Orders

  • (SCU-E193-C) All areas south from Lake Shasta east from the West Fork of Stillwater
    Creek east from Bear Mountain Road
  • (SCU-E193-D) All areas east of Fawndale Rd. along Radcliff Rd. west of the burn area
  • (SCU-E500-B) Jones Valley Subdivision, east of Bear Mountain Rd./Dry Creek Road,
    north to Mirror Valley, south of Shasta Lake, and west of the east end of Elk Trail East.
  • (SCU-E197-B) West of Dry Creek Road and south of Bear Mountain Road.
  • (SCU-E192-C) All areas east of Old Oregon Trail, north and west of Bear Mountain
    Road between Kitty Hawk and Moss Drive
  • (SCU-E192-B) All areas south of Bear Mtn. Road east of Creek Trail, north of Squaw
    Grass Trail.
  • (SCU-E189-C) All areas east of Holiday Road north of Union School Road south/west of
    Old Oregon Trail
  • (SCU-E195-A) South from Chipeta Way east from Bear Mountain Road, west to Charron
    Lane
  • (SCU-E195-B) All areas of east Old Oregon Trail north of Bear Mt. west of Kitty Hawk
    Lane
  • (SCU-E192-D) All areas south of Bear Mountain Road west of Creek Trail north of
    Chipeta Way

Evacuation Warnings 

  • (SCU-E193-A) All areas of Fawndale Road as accessed from I-5
  • (SCU-E189-B) East of Holiday Road north of Union School west of Phaedra
  • (SCU-E195-C) West of Wistful Vista Lane north of Alice Lane and east of Charron Lane
  • (SCU-E196-A) East of Old Oregon trail west of Encanto Way north of Portero Drive
  • (SCU-E196-B) South of Portero Drive west of the East Fork of Still Water Creek and east of the West Fork of Still Water Creek
  • (SCU-E198-A) West of Dry Creek Road north of HWY 299 east if Wistful Vista Lane
  • (SCU-E500-C) east of Virginia Ave. north of Akrich Street west of Old Oregon Trail
  • (SCU-E192-A) South from Squaw Grass Trail to North Alice Lane west of Wistful Vista

Residents within evacuation warnings should be prepared to leave if fire activity increases.

Evacuation Centers

First Church of the Nazareen 2225 Bechelli Lane Redding, California 96002

Road Closures

  • Dry Creek Road at Squaw Grass Trail
  • Old Oregon Trail at La Crescenta-within the City of Redding
  • Old Oregon Trail at Holiday Lane
  • Union School Road at Phaedra Lane
  • Fawndale Road at I-5

Courtesy of Cal Fire