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Mountain View Fire

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Bishop Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
California
Bishop, CA 93514

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Mountain Fire Update for November 21 2020

Mountain View Fire Wildfire
News – 11/23/2020

 MOUNTAIN VIEW FIRE         NOVEMBER 21, 2020 UPDATE

Email:  2020.mountainview@firenet.gov      Twitter: @MonoSheriffs @BLMca Phone:  530-324-2162                              Incident Website: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7270/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/blmcalifornia/                     www.facebook.com/MonoSheriff                    www.facebook.com/AntelopeValleyFireDepartment                     SHAPE  · MERGEFORMAT Incident Information: Fire Size:  20,879 acres                  Containment: 60% Crews:  3               Engines:  14               Dozers:  1               Water Tenders:  3                      Helicopters:  1 Total Personnel:  211 Current Situation: Last night’s fire activity was minimal with smoldering reported in dense vegetation piles located on the northeast corner of the fire perimeter in the Desert Creek area. Firefighters have made good progress in containing the northern area of the fire in the absence of sustained wind and will complete their fire suppression efforts in this area. The west and south perimeter of the fire will be monitored and patrolled for any remaining hotspots, and suppression repair work will continue in these areas.    Today’s winds are expected to be calm with breezes under 8mph.  Temperatures will be in the mid-upper forties and fuel moisture recovery will be slightly drier with relative humidity minimums around 32%.    Evacuees and Affected Residents:  Please check the NEW Mountain View Fire Incident portal for the most current information on evacuation orders and resources for impacted residents.  Please refer it frequently for upcoming announcements:   https://mountainviewfire.monocounty.ca.gov/ The Mono County Public Information office is also managing a Facebook page with information and resources for Antelope Valley residents impacted by the Mountain View Fire.  It is linked to the webpage above: https://www.facebook.com/Mountain-View-Fire-Resources-and-Recovery-103809508226400   Note that bottled water is available for affected residents at the Walker General Store and Meadow Cliff Lodge.