These data are used to make highly accurate perimeter maps for firefighters and other emergency personnel but are generally updated only once every 12 hours. Get breaking news and live updates including.
The 2020 california wildfire season was characterized by a record setting year of wildfires that burned across the state of california as measured during the modern era of wildfire management and record keeping.
Current wildfire california san jose fire map. The larger the circle the larger the wildfire by acres. Another helpful interactive map is provided here from ca gov. The season is a part of the 2020 western united states wildfire season as of the end of the year 9 639 fires had burned 4 177 856 acres 1 690 718 ha more than 4 of the state s.
Oropeza court a lightning sparked structure fire in san jose. An interactive map of wildfires burning across the bay area and california including the silverado fire in orange county and the glass fire in napa. San francisco kron over 18 000 firefighters continue to battle 27 major wildfires across california.
This map shows wildfires larger than 1 acre within the past 7 days. Fire perimeter and hot spot data. This year wildfires have now burned over 3 7 million acres across all fire jurisdictions.
The california department of forestry and fire protection late wednesday ordered residents living east of san jose s city limits to evacuate as the scu lightning complex fire neared the area. Marsh fire near arroyo hondo and oakridge roads east of calaveras reservoir. Fire perimeter data are generally collected by a combination of aerial sensors and on the ground information.
There are two major types of current fire information. Inciweb fires are not always the same as wildfires reported on by cal fire the california department of forestry and fire protection. Data is from the us department of the interior office of wildland fire.
Had burned 1 775 acres by 4 15 p m.