Incident UpdateAirola Fire
Date: 08/26/2021 Time: 7:16 AM
Firefighters observed extreme fire behavior yesterday afternoon as the fire made uphill runs and is terrain driven. Critically dry fuels and steep terrain challenged fire crews overnight. Firefighters will continue to establish direct and indirect containment lines today.
Hotter and drier temperatures are forecasted today through the weekend with poor humidity recovery overnight.
- Vallecito: All of Parrots Ferry Road from the Tuolumne/Calaveras County line at Parrots Ferry Bridge to Highway 4 including Moaning Cavern and Camp Nine Road areas as well as East of Red Hill Road to Parrots Ferry Road.
- The towns of Douglas Flat and Murphys
- Parrots Ferry Road is expected to remain closed through the night. Highway 4 remains open.
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- Mark Twain Elementary School 646 Stanislaus Ave, Angel Camp, CA
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