Saddle Fire Consumes 880 Acres, 0% Containment, Fire Management Team Takes Charge
According to Cal Fire, The incident is quite active with blazes sometimes moving from tree crown to tree crown. “The fire,” says the agency, “continues to impact outlying areas of the City of Hyampom however no additional evacuations were done this operational period.”
NorCal Team 2, a fire management crew, has been brought on site to oversee operations. They took charge at 6 a.m. today. This is their first fire of the season but last year they oversaw the Beaver Fire near Hwy 96.
For the next week, a high pressure system is predicted for the area. Today, north winds are expected.