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Cave Fire

Unit Information

Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
6750 Navigator Way
Goleta, CA 93117

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Incident Contact

Andrew Madsen, Los Padres Public Affairs Officer
Phone: 805-961-5759

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnknown
Date of OriginMonday November 25th, 2019 approx. 04:15 PM
LocationLos Padres NF, Santa Barbara Ranger District, Highway 154 at Painted Cave Rd
Incident CommanderLos Padres National Forest, USFS
Incident DescriptionWildland Fire
Coordinates34.514 latitude, -119.793 longitude

Current Situation

Total Personnel38
Size3,126 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateSaturday December 14th, 2019 approx. 05:00 PM
Fuels Involved

Chaparral, Brush and Tall Grass

Significant Events

Full containment was reached December 14 at 5 pm.

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Weather Concerns