Latest maps and evacuation information for nevada county wildfire. According to nevada county oes the jones fire has been held to 650 acres burned and is now 15 contained.
Officials said evacuation orders have been lifted and residents are being allowed to return home.
Nevada county jones fire evacuation map. The jones fire prompted the mandatory evacuations of 3 891 residents today with another 212 residents under an evacuation warning potential threat to life and or property. Dignity health sierra nevada memorial hospital can confirm we received an evacuation advisory this afternoon from the nevada county office of emergency services oes due to the jones fire. Five structures have been destroyed since the start of the fire and one has been.
The jones fire remains at 705 acres but is now 30 contained according to a cal fire. To see if your area s evacuation orders were. A fire that started monday morning has prompted the evacuation of a rural area along highway 49 near nevada city.
Jones fire in nevada county red circles on this live updating map are actively burning areas as detected by satellite. As of tuesday afternoon the jones fire had burned about 550 acres said the. Nevada county oes tweeted that some mandatory evacuation orders have been downgraded to evacuation warnings for areas south of the jones fire.
The fire called the jones fire was ignited by lightning sunday. All current evacuation orders are still in effect. On day four of the jones fire cal fire determined the jones fire was started by.
Those who require additional time to evacuate and those with pets and livestock should leave immediately to the north and another 11 434 under an evacuation warning to the. The care and safety of our patients and employees is our top priority and we are working closely with the county oes and other public safety agencies to. Four firefighters have been injured.
Evacuation orders were expanded tuesday for thousands of people as a slope driven wildfire continues to burn in nevada county. According to a tweet from nevada county oes the jones fire is now at 15 percent containment. Orange circles have burned in the past 12 to 24 hours and yellow circles.