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Loyalton Fire

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Tahoe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
13120 Loma Rica Grass Valley California 95945
Nevada City, CA 95959

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News Releases — Loyalton Fire

Loyalton Fire Morning Update 8-22-2020 Released: 8/22/2020
UPDATE as of 6:30 a.m., August 22, 2020 This will be the last update from California Interagency IMT 10 on the Loyalton Fire. Any further updates will be issued only should conditions change. ...
Loyalton Fire Evening Update 8-21-2020 Released: 8/21/2020
UPDATE as of 6:30 p.m., August 21, 2020 Current Situation: The fire was relatively quiet again today, despite winds which picked up considerably in the afternoon. Today crews worked to mop...
Loyalton Fire Morning Update 8-21-2020 Released: 8/21/2020
   UPDATE as of 6:30 a.m., August 21, 2020 Current Situation: Crews worked overnight to find and extinguish heat sources interior to containment lines near Balls Canyon Ranch and along the...
Loyalton Fire Evening Update 8-20-2020 Released: 8/20/2020
UPDATE as of 6:30 p.m., August 20, 2020 Current Situation: As of 6:30 p.m., no additional structures have been damaged or destroyed by the fire. Firefighters continued to work today to...
Loyalton Fire Morning Update 8-20-2020 Released: 8/20/2020
Current Situation: As of 6:30 a.m., no additional structures have been damaged or destroyed by the fire. While winds stayed active overnight, they did not hamper the firefighting effort on the...
Loyalton Fire Evening Update 8-19-2020 Released: 8/19/2020
Current Situation: As of 6:30 p.m., no additional structures have been damaged or destroyed by the fire. Predicted high winds caused fire activity to pick up after noon today. Containment lines were...
Loyalton Fire Morning Update 8-19-2020 Released: 8/19/2020
   Current Situation: As of 6:30 a.m., no additional structures have been damaged or destroyed by the fire. The fire was considerably quieter overnight than it has been for the last few days....
Loyalton Fire Evening Update 8-18-2020 Released: 8/18/2020
Current Situation: As of 6:30 p.m., no additional structures have been damaged or destroyed by the fire. Favorable weather conditions allowed crews to get good work done on the Loyalton Fire today,...
Loyalton Fire Morning Update 8-18-2020 Released: 8/18/2020
 Current Situation: As of 6:30 a.m., no additional structures have been damaged or destroyed by the fire. A strong thunder cell at around 7:30 p.m. last night caused an increase in fire behavior,...
Loyalton Fire Evening Update 8-17-2020 Released: 8/17/2020
Current Situation: As of 6:30 p.m., no additional structures were damaged or destroyed by the fire. Thunderstorms over the fire provided some wetting rain, but also several lightning-caused starts...