Trabuco Canyon "Holy Fire" update

 

UPDATE: 4:00p.m. 8/6/18 VEGETATION FIRE #HolyFire Trabuco Creek Rd X Holy Jim Hiking Trail. Fire is just N/E of Rancho Santa Margarita along Trabuco Creek Rd. Holy Fire: 1000+ acres. USFS is in command of the incident. Mandatory Evacuations for the following areas: Holy Jim Cyn, Trabuco Cyn Rec Residence Tract, Blue Jay and Falcon Campground. #ocfa #usfs #ocfirefighters #holyfire. Two hikers that were stranded near the fire have been evacuated and are safe. Holy Fire: The OCFA and OCSD are continuing to monitor the progress of the Holy Fire. It is currently burning in a North East direction and away from OC. OCFA will continue to have strike team engines in the area of Robinson Ranch to monitor the fire. *EVACUATIONS:
-The community of Holy Jim has been asked to evacuate as a precaution. No evacuation centers established yet. 
-Mandatory evacuations for Blue Jay and El Cariso campgrounds.
-All campgrounds closed on the Trabuco Ranger District
*ROAD CLOSURES:
-Forest road closures: Trabuco Creek, Maple Springs, North Main Divide, Bedford, and Indian Truck Trail.
*Impacted residents in the Holy Jim area may call the Public Information Hotline at (714)628-7085. #HolyFire
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UPDATE: 3:05p.m. 8/6/18 VEGETATION FIRE #HolyFire Trabuco Creek Rd X Holy Jim Hiking Trail. Fire is just N/E of Rancho Santa Margarita along Trabuco Creek Rd. Holy Incident: 700+ acres burning away from OC towards Santiago Peak. OCFA has command of the incident until USFS Incident Management Team arrives. Two hikers that were stranded near the fire have been evacuated and are safe. Please LIKE the Orange County Wildfire Incidents page and share with your friends. If you have any info, pictures, and or videos please put it in the comment section below. 
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UPDATE: 2:08p.m. 8/6/18 VEGETATION FIRE #HolyFire Trabuco Creek Rd X Holy Jim Hiking Trail. Fire is just N/E of Rancho Santa Margarita along Trabuco Creek Rd. The fire is at 75-100 acres with rapid rate of spread. #HolyFire reports of hikers possibly trapped in the canyon and their escape route is cut off. Copter being sent in to find them. #HolyFire weather conditions: 100°F, 23% humidity, and 4-10 mph winds from WSW. #OCFA Copt1 reported the following assets at risk that include the Cleveland National Forest & the vital communication assets on top of Trabuco Canyon. 
The community of Holy Jim has been asked to evacuate as a precaution. No evacuation centers established yet. Please LIKE the Orange County Wildfire Incidents page and share with your friends. If you have any info, pictures, and or videos please put it in the comment section below. 
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UPDATE: 2:01p.m. 8/6/18 VEGETATION FIRE #HolyFire Vegetation Fire in the Cleveland National Forest, across the main divide between Orange/Riverside. Presently burning away from OC. Approximately 50 acres. USFS will be the contact for media inquiries at this point.
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1:32p.m. 8/6/18 VEGETATION FIRE #HolyFire Trabuco Creek Rd X Holy Jim Hiking Trail. Fire is just N/E of Rancho Santa Margarita along Trabuco Creek Rd, AA310 now overhead. New start in Orange Co - OCFA Copter 1 reports 7-10 acres in medium-heavy fuels - wind, slope & topography driven, 1 structure lost, threat to the Cleveland NF + communication assets. This is the #HolyFire. Please LIKE the Orange County Wildfire Incidents page and share with your friends. If you have any info, pictures, and or videos please put it in the comment section below. 
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EVACUATIONS:
-The community of Holy Jim has been asked to evacuate as a precaution. No evacuation centers established yet. 
-Mandatory evacuations for Blue Jay and El Cariso campgrounds.
-All campgrounds closed on the Trabuco Ranger District

ROAD CLOSURES:
-Forest road closures: Trabuco Creek, Maple Springs, North Main Divide, Bedford, and Indian Truck Trail.

*Impacted residents in the Holy Jim area may call the Public Information Hotline at (714)628-7085. #HolyFire

CHP LOG:
Detail Information
5:23 PM 10 [23] [Notification] [CHP]-PER CLEVLAND FOREST SERVICE - REQ 11-84 @ TRABUCO CYN RD / HOLY JIM CYN [Shared]
3:37 PM 9 [21] LE 113-S2 1097 AT 1449HRS
2:50 PM 8 [18] COUNTY ROADS ADVISED A 45 MIN ETA
2:47 PM 7 [16] [Notification] [CHP]-COUNTY ROADS REQ'S TO KNOW IF THEY ARE NEEDED FOR ROAD CLOSURE [Shared]
2:31 PM 6 [14] 1039 CO ROADS
2:30 PM 5 [13] PER 113-D6: MAKE SURE COUNTY ROADS HAS A CREW ON STAND BY, FOR HARD CLOSURE - S2 ENRT TO COMMAND POST
2:07 PM 4 [8] [Appended, 14:11:23] [3] FIRE IS 97 NOW
1:45 PM 3 [4] 113-D6 TRABUCO CYN @ TRABUCO CREEK - SETTING UP CLOSURE
1:43 PM 2 [6] LN 5 PER NATIONAL FORREST WILL BE RESPONDING FM EAST COUNTY SD
1:33 PM 1 [1] RP SEES PLUMES OF SMOKE COMING FROM ORTEGA MOUNTAIN , RP SEES FROM LAKE ELSINORE
00649 1:32 PM Report of Fire Trabuco Creek Rd / Holy Jim Hiking Trl Capistrano

 

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