Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
6750 Navigator Way
Goleta, CA 93117
Cave Fire Call Center
Phone: (833) 688-5551
Hours: Open 24 hours
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Monday November 25th, 2019 approx. 04:15 PM|
|Location||Los Padres NF, Santa Barbara Ranger District, Highway 154 at Painted Cave Rd|
|Incident Commander||Salty Hoffman, USFS Type 4 Incident Command|
|Incident Description||Wildland Fire|
|Coordinates||34.514 latitude, -119.793 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||90%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday December 14th, 2019 approx. 12:00 AM|
Chaparral, Brush and Tall Grass
The Cave Fire is 90% contained, however there are hot spots within the perimeter of the fire due to old growth. Rain hasn't penetrated the canopy where the duff is burning in the old growth.
|Projected Incident Activity|
Crews will continue to re-enforce the containment line and continue mop-up efforts. Suppression repair.
The Los Padres National Forest is currently closed recreational shooting.