Mendocino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
825 N. Humboldt Ave.
Willows, CA 95988
Mendocino Complex Fire Information
Hours: M-F 8-5 pm
WHAT: MANDATORY EVACUATION REDUCTION
WHEN: AUGUST 16, 2018 at 8:00 AM
WHERE: Evacuation Order Reduced to Evacuation Advisory for Colusa County:
The evacuation order for the town of Stonyford, including all areas to the east of Stonyford-Ladoga Road from the Glenn County line to Ladoga, including the Century Ranch and Lakeview Loop subdivisions, have been reduced to an Evacuation Advisory.
Roads west of Ladoga Stonyford Road remain closed including Forest Road M10 and 18, Goat Mountain Road and Fouts Springs Road.
NOTES: SAFETY MESSAGE The public is reminded to stay vigilant on current fire conditions. Please continue to adhere to road closures. If you see electrical wires on the ground, stay clear and contact PG&E immediately. Trees and poles with deep charring, particularly if still smoking, should be considered hazardous. Please drive slowly and yield to emergency personnel in the area.
As you re-enter your property and evaluate damage, be aware that hazardous conditions may exist, particularly if a residence or out-building has burned. Hazards may include asbestos, heavy metals, by-products of plastic combustion and various other chemicals. Proper protective equipment, including masks, gloves and eye protection should be worn when encountering these hazards.
Residents may experience very smoky conditions as the firefight continues. Smoky conditions can be unhealthful to many people especially children, the elderly, and anyone with respiratory problems.
We have established an Information Center at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Lakeport. If you have any questions or need information please come to our information center or call 707-574-8261
To learn more about wildfire preparedness visit: www.readyforwildfire.org