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9/28: #SHADYFIRE UPDATE. Thank you Lynda Hopkins, for doing what you always do: keeping us informed.
It’s a sad, sad time, but getting up-to-date information helps so much. Thank you!
From Supervisor Hopkins' Facebook Page:
County EOC UPDATE 8AM — 9.28.2020 — #ShadyFire
Shady Fire Update:
There was a significant spike in winds around 5:30am.
Multiple spot fires have hit several structures including a school – damaging 2 classrooms
Oakmont side – fire is on the south side of 12 but not yet inside of Oakmont.
Spot fire on Diamond Mountain prompted additional evacuation order of 2Q1.
Temporary Evacuation Points:
· Sonoma Raceway (For Cars and Camping)
· A Place to Play (City of SR)
· Sonoma State University – opening at 8am
· Petaluma Community Center – opening at 8am
· Petaluma Fairgrounds
· Santa Rosa Vets – Full
· Santa Rosa Fairgrounds – Relocating Animals
· Petaluma Veterans Building – Full
· Sonoma Marin Fairgrounds - Full
There will be a media briefing today at 11am. PIO will send out a media advisory shortly.
The Emergency operations center will continue to collaborate with our stakeholders, and work with our PIO’s to provide timely updates.
Listening to the scanner, another rescue is underway for trapped civilians, and an ambulance was just dispatched for a civilian with a burn injury.
Please heed the evacuation orders. Your life is more important than your property — and so are the lives of the first responders, who risk their own to save yours.