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Hopkins Fire

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Mendocino National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
825 N. Humboldt Ave.
Willows, CA 95988

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9.8.2020 Trinity County Evacuation Orders and Warnings

Hopkins Fire Wildfire
Closures – 9/8/2020

Evacuations Orders and Warnings for Trinity County

Per the Trinity County Sheriff's Office, the following communities are under EVACUATION ORDER due to the Hopkins Fire: Zenia, Kettenpom, Hettenshaw Valley, and all areas south of Ruth. Due to high wind and erratic fire activity you are highly encouraged to evacuate.

The following areas are under EVACUATION WARNING: Ruth, Ruth Lake, Mad River, Forest Glen, and Post Mountain. Those who require additional time to evacuate, and those with pets and livestock leave now.

The temporary evacuation point remains at Southern Trinity High School located at 600 Van Duzen Road to direct evacuees.

For any questions please contact the T. C. Office of Emergency Services Manager, Ed Prestley at (530)623-1116.California Standard Statewide Evacuation Terminology

Evacuation Order: Immediate threat to life. This is a lawful order to leave now. The area is lawfully closed to public access.

Evacuation Warning: Potential threat to life and/or property. Those who require additional time to evacuate, and those with pets and livestock should leave now.

Shelter in Place: Go indoors. Shut and lock doors and windows. Prepare to self-sustain until further notice and/or contacted by emergency personnel for additional direction.