***Updated Thursday, 9/12/19, 9:00pm***
GENERAL FIRE INFORMATION:
On Thursday, 9/5/19, a fire was reported off Hammer Loop Road and Petty John Road, West of Red Bluff. CAL FIRE reports the fire is 8838 acres and 95% contained.
- All mandatory evacuations and evacuation warnings have been lifted.
9/08/19, PM ALL EVACUATIONS LIFTED: RED BANK 9-8-19 PM Update
9/08/19, 12pm SOME EVACUATIONS LIFTED: RED BANK SOME EVACUATION ORDERS LIFTED
9/07/19, PM CAL FIRE update: RED BANK 9-7-19 PM Update
9/07/19, AM CAL FIRE update: RED BANK 9-7-19 AM Update
9/06/19, PM CAL FIRE update: RED BANK 9-6-19 PM Update
9/06/19, AM CAL FIRE update: RED BANK 9-6-19 AM Update
OFFICIAL FIRE INFORMATION:
FIRE VICTIM ASSISTANCE:
- People who find themselves displaced or evacuated from their homes due to the fire should first contact the Red Cross. The Red Cross will help set up a claim and direct to programs that can help in this time of need. Call 844-236-0153.
- Fire victims who have been displaced from their homes are encouraged to register at: safeandwell.communityos.org. The American Red Cross Safe and Well Website is a way for people affected by a disaster to enter information regarding their welfare so that family and friends can check their status.
NEWS MEDIA LINKS:
SIGN UP FOR ALERTS:
- TehamaAlert: Public safety agencies encourage Tehama County residents to register your cell phone with TehamaAlert so that you can be notified of an emergency situation, such as for evacuations during a fire. (Landlines are automatically notified, but cell phones are not – until you register.) Visit website: tehamaso.org/tehama-alert
What to bring with you when you evacuate (time permitting):
- Your identification
- Your medications/prescriptions
- Any important documents you might have or need (birth certificates, marriage certificates, insurance policies etc.)
- Any emergency supplies you need, including food and water for a minimum of three days
- Clothes and toiletries
- Pets and pet supplies
For additional ideas regarding supplies and other ways to prepare, please visit: www.readyforwildfire.org