Raging California wine country wildfires force evacuations
10 October, 2017, 00:30 | Author: Paula Vaughn
Several fast-moving wildfires have ravaged Northern California's wine country, destroying properties and crops, triggering widespread evacuations and prompting California's governor to declare a state of emergency.
After evacuating the house, which sits at the dead end of a one-lane road in rural Napa County, she and her family watched from a distance as a propane tank exploded and their home's roof caught fire.
Napa County fire officials said that the wild fires had burned more than 68 square miles, destroying more than 50 structures.
The Atlas Fire, initially reported at 9:20 p.m. Sunday, had burned between 8,000 to 12,000 acres south of Lake Berryessa and off of Atlas Peak Road, according to Cal Fire.
The only positive news is that fire officials have said that the high winds of last night have died down for the time being, but they are expected to kick up again around sundown, meaning that fast containment is vital.
"Everybody in Sonoma County is spread out battling these flames, however they don't have enough assets to deal with something like this", Windsor Fire Chief Jack Piccinni told the Associated Press before Monday. Community centers, the Sonoma County Fairgrounds and other local centers were opened for evacuees.
The state of emergency extends to Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties, where thousands of homes and other structures have already burned or are threatened.
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Highway 37 has reopened in both directions between Novato and Vallejo after being closed early Monday morning because of a vegetation fire, California Highway Patrol officials said. Mandatory evacuations are in place for Partrick Rd in Napa County. "There was smoke all over the area". Mandatory evacuations are in effect in several areas and almost 20 shelters have opened from Cloverdale to Petaluma and from Guerneville to Sonoma.
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