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Dolan Fire

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Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1980 Old Mission Drive
Solvang, CA 93464

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News Releases — Dolan Fire

Statement Regarding Shelter Deployment Released: 9/8/2020
Dolan Fire – September 8, 2020, 12:00pm This is an evolving situation, and we want to share as much information as possible right now. While we work to get your questions answered as quickly as...
Dolan Fire Update September 7, 2020 Released: 9/7/2020
YESTERDAY’S ACTIVITIES: As expected fire activity increased on the eastern and southern edges with Cone Peak seeing the most aggressive spread. Record heat and dry conditions continued to play a...
Dolan Fire Update, September 6, 2020 Released: 9/6/2020
YESTERDAY’S ACTIVITIES: Lack of a marine layer increased fire behavior at lower elevations along HWY 1. This resulted in an increase in rock fallout along the highway. CalTrans is working to keep...
Central Coast Smoke Outlook for September 5 and 6 Released: 9/5/2020
SmokeThe marine layer will not impact the forecast area for the next few days, allowing hotter and drier conditions to prevail. Smoke production may increase along the NE, E, and S sides of the fire....
Dolan Fire Update, September 5, 2020 Released: 9/5/2020
The fire is moving to the south and east within the Ventana Wilderness, growing by several hundred acres yesterday. Moderate fire activity continued in the Cone Peak area. Fire has progressed into...
Evacuation for Dolan Zone A Downgraded to Warning: Residents-Only Access Released: 9/5/2020
Evacuation order in place for Dolan Zone A has been downgraded to an evacuation warning.Effective immediately the evacuation order in place for Dolan Zone A has been downgraded to an evacuation...
Evacuation WARNING for South Coast Ridge Road Zone K: Residents-Only Access Released: 9/4/2020
Effective immediately an evacuation WARNING is in place for South Coast Ridge Road Zone K. Access is permitted only for residents due to fire equipment and emergency personnel in the area. The...
Dolan Fire Update September 4, 2020 Released: 9/4/2020
The marine layer and relative cooler temperatures that have kept fire activity moderate will be lowering and dissipating over the weekend. Although limited fire spread occurred the last several...
Dolan Fire Morning Update September 3, 2020 Released: 9/3/2020
Incident Information:Start / Report Date: Aug. 18, 2020 Cause: UnknownFuels Involved: Chaparral, Brush, Timber understorySize: 31,409 acres             Containment: 40%     ...
Dolan Fire Morning Update September 2, 2020 Released: 9/2/2020
Incident Information: Start / Report Date: Aug. 18, 2020 Cause: Unknown Fuels Involved: Chaparral, Brush, Timber understory Size: 31,005 Location: Hwy 1(MM32.20) N of Limekiln State Park, 10 miles S...