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Solano County evacuation order map as fire burns near Vacaville

A mandatory evacuation order has been issued in Solano County as firefighters battle a grass-burning fire near Vacaville. The Quail fire is about 110 acres and is burning along Quail Canyon Street and Pleasants Valley Road, Cal Fire said Saturday. Solano County OES issued the evacuation order, saying there was an immediate threat to life and property. The order is a legal order to leave now. The evacuation order applies to all homes on Quail Canyon Road. It also includes the Pleasants Valley Road from Quail Canyon north on Highway 128 and west on the county line. Find a map of the evacuation order and the warning here. You can use the tool to search for your address. The fire started around 15:14 on Saturday afternoon. As of 6 p.m., the fire has been reduced by 0%, according to Cal Fire. In the area where the fire is burning, wind speeds of about 5 miles per hour are observed, according to meteorologist Dirk Virdoorn. Wind speeds are expected to increase as the night continues. Quail Fire Officers: Solano County Emergency Services Office MapCal Fire Evacuation LNU authorities are urging anyone driving in the area to be careful and cautious with emergency vehicles. They ask people to avoid the area if possible. Napa County OES said there may be traffic delays on Highway 128 on the Napa County line. How to minimize the risk of fire Throughout the area, the green fields have turned brown as the grass dries. Fires in the grass will have the opportunity to spread quickly in conditions where a fire breaks out. Firefighters urge people to be careful and make sure they have a protective area around their property. People should avoid using electrical equipment during this period and take care to remove any chains hanging from their cars. Cal Fire is also suspending burning licenses to burn outdoor homes from Monday, May 23rd. This is affecting the Alpine, Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento and San Joaquin counties. “While burning debris is useful in reducing flammable vegetation, conditions at the Amador-El Dorado plant have reached the point where burning debris carries an unacceptable risk of starting a fire.” The KCRA meteorological threat team has developed a new tool the team will use to keep you informed as fire conditions change. It is called the fire threat indicator. This will give you an idea of ​​the risk of fire each day in different areas of the coverage area so you can plan ahead. MORE BUT THIS 2022 California Firefighting Guide: What You Need to Know and How to Stay Safe Stay up to date with KCRA 3 news for the latest news in this evolving story. Learn more about the fire hazard indicator and other information to protect you and your loved ones by watching the “Wildfire Ready” special: Get the latest overnight fire forecast forecast from meteorologist Dirk Verdoorn on KCRA 3 news 11 p.m.

A mandatory evacuation order has been issued in Solano County as firefighters battle a blaze on a burning grass near Wakavil.

The Quail Fire is about 110 acres and burns along Quail Canyon Road and Pleasants Valley Road, Cal Fire said Saturday.

Solano County OES issued the evacuation order, saying there was an immediate threat to life and property. The order is a legal order to leave now.

The evacuation order applies to all homes on Quail Canyon Road. It also includes the Pleasants Valley Road from Quail Canyon north on Highway 128 and west on the county line.

Find a map of the evacuation order and warning in place here. You can use the tool to search for your address.

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The map shows where the Quail fire is forcing evacuations on Quail Canyon Road.

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The fire started around 15:14 on Saturday afternoon. As of 6 p.m., the fire has been reduced by 0%, according to Cal Fire.

In the area where the fire is burning, wind speeds of about 5 miles per hour are observed, according to meteorologist Dirk Virdoorn. Wind speeds are expected to increase as the night continues.

Officials monitoring the quail fire:

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Authorities are urging those driving in the area to be vigilant and alert to emergency vehicles. They ask people to avoid the area if possible. Napa County OES said there may be traffic delays on Highway 128 on the Napa County line.

How to minimize the risk of fire

Throughout the area, the green fields have turned brown as the grass dries. Fires in the grass will have the opportunity to spread quickly in conditions if a fire breaks out.

Firefighters urge people to be careful and take care to have a protective area around their property. People should avoid using electrical equipment during this period and take care to remove any chains hanging from their cars.

Cal Fire is also suspending burning licenses to burn outdoor homes from Monday, May 23rd. This affects Alpine, Amador, El Dorado, Sacramento and San Joaquin counties.

“We are experiencing drought and extreme weather conditions much earlier than usual at this time of year,” said Cal Fire’s Amador-El Dorado division. “While burning debris is useful in reducing flammable vegetation, conditions at the Amador-El Dorado plant have reached the point where burning debris carries an unacceptable risk of starting a fire.”

KCRA Fire Threat Index

The meteorological team of KCRA 3 has developed a new tool the team will use to keep you informed as fire conditions change. It is called the fire threat indicator. This will give you an idea of ​​the risk of fire each day in different areas of the coverage area so you can plan ahead.

| MORE BUT THIS California Wildfire Preparedness 2022 Preparedness Guide: What You Need to Know and How to Stay Safe

Stay tuned for the latest KCRA 3 news on this growing story.


Learn more about our fire threat list and other information to protect you and your loved ones watching our special “Wildfire Ready”.. Get the latest overnight fire forecast forecast from meteorologist Dirk Verdoorn on KCRA 3 at 11 p.m.

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