MANDATORY EVACUATION ORDER
Yuba County Sheriff Department has issued a mandatory evacuation order for residents in the area of La Porte Road and New York Flat Road, north of Brownsville to the county lines at Butte & Plumas.
If you live north of this intersection in the County of Yuba, evacuations are mandatory due to the fire currently in Plumas and Butte County, pressing towards Yuba County.This includes the communities of Forbestown, Woodleaf, Clipper Mills, and Strawberry Valley.
If you hear our High/Low siren approaching, please evacuate the area immediately. You should proceed southbound to exit the area.
Staging areas for evacuated residents are;Ponderosa Community Center 17103 Ponderosa Way, Brownsville OR The Alcouffee Center 9185 Marysville Road, Oregon House
This is a mandatory evacuation order at this time and you should continue to monitor for updated information as it becomes available.