Resources for Fire Victims - Pocket Fire

Submitted by karenp on Thu, 10/12/2017 - 03:25

10/17/17 

Location: Geyserville, CA
Size: 12,430 acres
Containment: 58%
The fire continues to the east. Crews continue to make progress and increase containment.

10/16/17 

Location: Geyserville, CA
Size: 11,889 acres
Containment: 40%
The fire continues to the east. Crews continue to make progress and increase containment.

10/12/17 09:02 PDT

Pocket is estimated at 8130.0 acres. The Rate of Spread is Rapid. Structures are threatened. Evacuations are in progress. • Community of Calistoga • Western Mine Road and Ida Clayton Road • “Sonoma County” East of Old Red Highway on Airport Blvd. Corbett Circle to Faught Road and Old Redwood Highway • “Annadel Heights” Woodview Drive, all streets east of Summerfield Road to Parktrail Drive • Highway 128 at the intersection of road 93, North of Highway 128 which turns into River Road until it ends at Vanoni Road which includes East of the Russian River. • Highway 29 from Tubbs to Western Mine Road. • Sonoma County: Geyserville /Alexander Valley Area. Highway 128 South from River Road to Geysers Road, all of Geysers Road from Highway 128 to Cal Pine. • River Rock Casino Containment is 0%. The Pocket fire continues to actively burn to the North, East and West portions of the fire. Very critical burning conditions are expected today, as a Red Flag Warning is in effect. Incident link: http://www.fire.ca.gov/current_incidents/incidentdetails/Index/1883 Tweet at #PocketFire

10/12/17 08:29 PDT

Pocket is estimated at 8130.0 acres. Structure threat is unknown. Evacuation Status Unknown. Containment is 0%. Incident link: http://www.fire.ca.gov/current_incidents/incidentdetails/Index/1883 Tweet at #PocketFire

10/11/17 07:32 PDT              

Pocket is estimated at 4250.0 acres. The Rate of Spread is Moderate. Structures are threatened. Structures reported as lost. Evacuations are in place. Containment is 0%. Updated fire perimeter. Incident link: http://www.fire.ca.gov/current_incidents/incidentdetails/Index/1883Tweet at #PocketFire

10/10/17 13:54 PDT

Pocket is estimated at 1200.0 acres. The Rate of Spread is Rapid. Structures are threatened. Evacuations are in progress. Some evacuation centers may close throughout the day, however sheltering will be available throughout the night. Please check sonomacounty.ca.gov for shelter updates. Go to https://srcity.org/610/Emergency-Information for the latest updates on Tubbs Fire evacuations. Containment is 0%. Firefighting efforts are being hampered by numerous downed powerlines, drought stricken hazard trees and potential structural collapse from damaged buildings. The weather also plays a role with the lower temperatures and higher humidity, giving firefighters an opportunity to take advantage of creating a positive impact. Tweet at #PocketFire

10/10/17 12:50 PDT

Pocket is estimated at 500.0 acres. The Rate of Spread is Unknown. Structure threat is unknown. Evacuation Status Unknown. Containment is unknown. Tweet at #PocketFire