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Whittier Fire

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Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
California
Goleta, CA 93117

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Closures — Whittier Fire

Whittier Fire Evacuation Warning Reduced for Cachuma Village. Released: 7/22/2017
July 22, 2017 10:00 a.m. Evacuation Status Changes GOLETA, Calif, - Firefighters are making progress battling the Whittier Fire. The fire is 87% contained and smoldering areas near the line on the...
Whittier Fire Evacuation Status Changes for Goleta Front Country Area Released: 7/18/2017
July 18, 2017 10:00 a.m. Evacuation Status Changes GOLETA, Calif, - Improving weather conditions on the south side of the Whittier Fire have created an opportunity for firefighters to safely begin...
Evacuation Orders Lifted for Portions of the Whittier Fire Released: 7/17/2017
July 17, 2017 10:00 a.m. Evacuation Status Changes GOLETA, Calif, - Firefighters are making progress battling the Whittier Fire. The threat level on the east side of the fire has been reduced...
Hwy 154 Closure Lifted Released: 7/16/2017
July 16, 2017 Highway 154 closure lifted GOLETA, Calif, - After eight days of closure due to the Whittier Fire, the Highway 154 corridor is now open. The highway was closed Sunday, July 8, after...
Whittier Fire Emergency Closure Released: 7/15/2017
ORDER NO. 05-07-54-17-07 EMERGENCY CLOSURE LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST Pursuant to 16 USC 551 and 36 CFR 261.50(a) and (b), and to provide for public safety, the following acts are prohibited on...
Notice of Evacuation Order for Whittier Fire Released: 7/14/2017
July 14, 2017 Notice of Evacuation Order for Whittier Fire GOLETA, Calif, - Under the advice of Whittier Fire Incident Commanders, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s office has issued an...
Hwy 154 Closure Released: 7/8/2017
Hwy 154 is closed from Hwy 246 to State Route 192 in Santa Barbara until further