Mountain Fire & Emergency

For all updates on Eastern Madera County and Mariposa County mountain area emergencies.

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#WESTFALL IC
* ***UPDATED CONTROL BURN sending crews to help with control***
Vegetation Fire
East Westphal and Chowchilla Mountain rd
Ponderosa Basin
Full wildland Fire dispatch
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23 hours ago

Louise Bishop, Savang Sunny Duong and 9 others like this

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Trisha Jacobs ChalkMpsaSO on scene reports seeing flames... Per scanner23 hours ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkMight be a burn pile...23 hours ago
Trisha Jacobs Chalk#WESTPHAL IC TAC 823 hours ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkControlled and supervised burn piles. Checking size but looks like like everything is under control. XCLing response... Per scanner23 hours ago
Ursa Major StearnsToning out more units code 222 hours ago
Ursa Major StearnsSwitching traffic MMU222 hours ago   ·  1
Trisha Jacobs ChalkSummoned 4 engines and a WT22 hours ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkE29 on scene... Per scanner22 hours ago
Ursa Major StearnsWT 29 responding22 hours ago   ·  1
Ursa Major StearnsScan/ not contained, about another hour per IC22 hours ago
Ursa Major StearnsScan/ 4254 at scene and IC reported in on all equipment requested, on scene22 hours ago
Greg MagruderIs this a burn day?22 hours ago
Michael Vanzantis it still out of control?21 hours ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkJust released someone... Didn't hear which crew... That should be good news though20 hours ago
Michael Vanzantok thanks20 hours ago   ·  1
James BarnettEast Westfall, not westphal5 hours ago   ·  2

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***Cleared****Report of smoke behind North Fork Market / Rd 225 cross of Amber Lane area. SO Checking and found scrap burn pile. CALfire being dispatched ...

1 day ago

Susan Larson, Carol Wagner and 2 others like this

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Trisha Jacobs ChalkPer scanner... It's not a burn day, pile is unattended and they don't have good clearance around it.1 day ago   ·  1
Mary Brunson WhitleyWas it unattended? Not good!1 day ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkUpdates only please1 day ago
Ursa Major StearnsScan/Homeowner attempting to extinguish1 day ago   ·  1
Ursa Major StearnsScan/ calfire will be extinguishing burn pile1 day ago   ·  1

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Shelter in place order lifted. ...

1 day ago

Shelter in place order. ...

1 day ago

Vehicle Fire
29614 Hwy 41 x Yosemite Springs Parkway
Full Wild-land Fire Response
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1 day ago

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Martin Cabrera1 day ago
Martin Cabrera1 day ago
Ursa Major StearnsOne mile south of that address. Cross of Yos Springs Pkwy1 day ago
Trisha Jacobs Chalk296141 day ago
Jennifer BaderIn YLP?1 day ago
Patti HookerRebecca Siapin FYI for breathing purposes.1 day ago   ·  1
Nancy Toft Copelandany updates1 day ago
Ursa Major StearnsStarting to cancel some1 day ago   ·  1
Trisha Jacobs ChalkUTL XCLing response... Per scanner1 day ago

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CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced
Trisha Jacobs Chalk shared CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced's to the group: Mountain Fire and Emergency.
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Over 100 firefighters, 25 engines, 4 crews, 2 dozers, and 1 helicopter partcipated in this valuable training. Thank you to Army Corp Eastman Lake staff and our Volunteers in Prevention for their support.

1 day ago

Grass fire in Madera near Raymond Road???? Any info on this?? ...

1 day ago

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Trisha Jacobs ChalkJust got home... Scanner up...1 day ago
Harve Dearingi think they are running it on Madera command so it is hard to hear1 day ago   ·  2
Harve Dearingand they have a firing operation at Eastman lake1 day ago   ·  2
Trisha Jacobs ChalkI think it's this Incident: 00155 Type: Report of Fire Location: Avenue 26 / Road 29 Loc Desc: EASTMAN LAKE Lat/Lon: 37.126693 -120.020314 Detail Information 10:31 AM 3 [4] [Appended, 10:31:17] [1] TOT FIRE 9:37 AM 2 [2] UNTIL 1400 HRS APPROX 9:36 AM 1 [1] WORKING A CONTROL BURN FIRE IN THE AREA1 day ago   ·  1
Harve Dearingthat is the firing operation but they are calling a veg fire too1 day ago
Suzy ShimonishiMmmm possibly different as there is very visible smoke near Rancho San Miguel in Madera1 day ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkI'll keep checking then... Madera is hard for me to hear from here1 day ago
Harve Dearingi think they said east of the river bottom1 day ago
Harve Dearingengine 15 responding1 day ago   ·  1
Harve Dearingwhich is raymond1 day ago   ·  1
Kim TedfordJust saw the fire truck turn off 41 onto Ave 151 day ago   ·  2
Harve Dearingsounds like the river IC is requesting a type 3 out or raymond calfire station1 day ago   ·  1
Harve Dearingcurrently 5 to 10 acres1 day ago   ·  1
Trisha Jacobs Chalk5-10 acres... Potential to get into mechanic shop with multiple vehicles... Progressing towards river... Per scanner1 day ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkRaymond Rd Cross of Rd 28...per scanner1 day ago
Harve Dearingraymond road and road 281 day ago   ·  1
Suzy ShimonishiTy for info1 day ago   ·  1
Ursa Major StearnsThis is not the control burn, but is down Raymond Rd cross of Tozer in Madera on so I didn't post it. Not really our coverage area. 🙂1 day ago   ·  1
Trisha Jacobs ChalkNot really in our coverage area...1 day ago   ·  1
Trisha Jacobs ChalkContained... Per scanner1 day ago   ·  2
Suzy ShimonishiGood to know, work in Madera live in Raymond1 day ago   ·  2

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Residential Fire Alarm
***UPDATED CANCELED***
Hirsch Road- Bootjack
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1 day ago

Savang Sunny Duong, Mitzi Minier and 3 others like this

Trisha Jacobs Chalkcanceled per alarm company1 day ago

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THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE! ...

1 day ago

Cow in the road at 415 and Woodmar ...

2 days ago

Incident: 00385 Type: Traffic Hazard Location: Road 415 / Road 400 Loc Desc: EB JEO Lat/Lon: 37.229264 -119.763482
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4:01 PM 4 [7] 1039 MRA SO
4:00 PM 3 [6] 57-501 CHECK WITH MRA SO IF THEY HAVE A UNIT IN THE AREA, STUCK IN TRAFFIC SB 41
3:52 PM 2 [4] 1125 TO THE EB LN
3:52 PM 1 [3] PARTIAL 1125 ON A CURVE
Unit Information
3:54 PM 2 Unit Assigned
3:54 PM 1 Unit Enroute
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2 days ago

Savang Sunny Duong and Ursa Major Stearns like this

Georgia Verstoppendoesn't surprise me many many many people turning onto 415 rarely stop just keep going hope all are OK2 days ago

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Accident Hwy 49- cross of Hiltop Ahwahnee/update Cross of 628 ...

2 days ago

Savang Sunny Duong, Dawn White and 1 other like this

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Ursa Major StearnsIncident: 00236 Type: Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj Location: Sr49 / Road 628 Loc Desc: NB 49 JNO RD 628, IFO WASUMA SCHOOL Lat/Lon: 37.369346 -119.725557 Detail Information 12:46 PM 2 [3] OCCPS OO VEH 12:46 PM 1 [2] VEH 1125 NB LN2 days ago
Ursa Major StearnsNB LANE BLOCKED2 days ago
Ursa Major StearnsScan/ per 4260 non injury, changing spare tire, will perform traffic control2 days ago
Cat MartinDo you know what type of vehicle?2 days ago
Ursa Major StearnsIt did not state what vehicle, but no injuries.2 days ago   ·  1
Ursa Major Stearns[11] A57-502 1039 BULLDOG, 8 MINS 1:05 PM 7 [10] [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1183-Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj to 1125-Traffic Hazard 1:05 PM 6 [9] A57-502 NEG TC, NEG OT, THE WHEEL FELL OFF, NOT REQ'ING 1110, THEY ARE 1125, BUT ETA FOR BULLDOG 12:50 PM 5 [7] [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 BULLDOG TOW 559-683-3990 12:49 PM 4 [5] 1039 57-502 12:49 PM 3 [4] 1039 57-S22 days ago
Ginny TaylorIt was a jeep2 days ago   ·  1
Ursa Major StearnsCleared closing2 days ago

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Trisha Jacobs Chalk shared US National Weather Service Hanford California's post to the group: Mountain Fire and Emergency. ...

Update - Flood Warning at Pohono Bridge in Yosemite National Park continues until Thursday morning. An updated chart is posted below.

2 days ago

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Update: not sure if truly 2 fires- CHP modified post
FIRE Hwy 41 and Ave 9 AND Fire Hwy 41/ Children's Blvd
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2 days ago

Savang Sunny Duong, Julie Glavey and 6 others like this

Ursa Major StearnsIncident: 00156 Type: Report of Fire Location: Sr41 S / Avenue 9 Loc Desc: Lat/Lon: 36.880890 -119.793089 Detail Information 9:32 AM 8 [14] PTY W/O TIRE REQ 1185 .3A 9:31 AM 7 [10] WHI CHEV PK ON RHS / LOST TIRE / STARTED FIRE 9:30 AM 6 [9] 1039 FIRE 9:30 AM 5 [4] VEH IS STILL THERE ON RS RP COULDNT GIVE DESC 9:30 AM 4 [7] [2] GRASS FIRE 9:30 AM 3 [6] [1] IN CD 9:30 AM 2 [2] VEH LOST A WHEEL AND IT STARTED A FIRE 9:29 AM 1 [1] GRASS FIRE Unit Information 9:31 AM 2 Unit Assigned 9:31 AM 1 Unit Enroute2 days ago   ·  1
Ursa Major StearnsDetail Information 9:49 AM 18 [40] PER FFD ETA ABOUT 15 MIN -22M CPZ 9:48 AM 17 [38] A66-040 UTL ANY FIRE 9:46 AM 16 [37] A65-022M CHECK W/FIRE SEE WHAT THEIR ETA FOR CLRING AND IF EXT HAVE CTS ROLL OUT W/SIGNS 9:39 AM 15 [33] 66-40 RD 36/AVE 9 9:35 AM 14 [28] FRESNO FIRE 97 REQING FRESNO UNIT SB 41 JSO BRIDGE FOR 1184 9:35 AM 13 [27] 1039 3A CALL #32226 HERNDON TOW 9:33 AM 12 [23] [Appended, 09:34:27] [7] 1039 MADERA CDF - ALREADY ENRT 3 9:33 AM 11 [16] 1039 66-40 9:32 AM 10 [14] PTY W/O TIRE REQ 1185 .3A 9:31 AM 9 [10] WHI CHEV PK ON RHS / LOST TIRE / STARTED FIRE 9:31 AM 8 [18] [Appended, 09:34:27] [2] IN CD2 days ago
Ursa Major StearnsCleared//closing2 days ago   ·  1

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Incident: 00138 Type: Trfc Collision-No Inj Location: Sr49 / Harris Rd Loc Desc: Lat/Lon: 37.432614 -119.731242
Detail Information
8:48 AM 6 [6] 1039 63-40
8:45 AM 5 [5] ABOVE ALL TOW PASSED THE TC
8:44 AM 4 [4] RED VEH
8:44 AM 3 [3] EVERYONE OUT OF VEH
8:44 AM 2 [2] SOLO VEH OFF RDWY
8:44 AM 1 [1] 2 MI SO WILLIAM SELL BRIDGE
Unit Information
8:48 AM 2 Unit Assigned
8:48 AM 1 Unit Enroute
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2 days ago

major accident on 41 just north of 420 to 426b. Vehicle over turned. Traffic is stopped southbound. ...

2 days ago

Savang Sunny Duong, Dilice Elias Bayley and 1 other like this

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Trisha Jacobs ChalkIncident: 00091 Type: Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj Location: Sr41 / Road 425b Loc Desc: SB Lat/Lon: 37.300483 -119.648887 Detail Information 7:24 AM 8 [19] 57-S2 1 REG 1185 AND 1 3A ON EXP 7:22 AM 7 [17] 57-S2 SB LN BLOCKED 7:19 AM 6 [16] [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 TECHNIQUE TOW 559-683-6808 7:13 AM 5 [12] 1039 CALFIRE 7:13 AM 4 [11] 1039 MRA EMS 7:12 AM 3 [7] RED VEH IS ON ITS TOP 7:11 AM 2 [3] CORR APPEARS 1182 / VEHS ARE 1125 7:11 AM 1 [2] APPEARS 1125 Unit Information 7:13 AM 5 Unit Assigned 7:13 AM 4 Unit Enroute 7:18 AM 3 Unit Assigned 7:18 AM 2 Unit Enroute 7:22 AM 1 Unit At Scene2 days ago
Trisha Jacobs ChalkWas just about to post... Ty2 days ago   ·  1
Tammie WheelerIs 41 blocked heading to Coarsegold?2 days ago
Hummingbird GrahamLooks to be cleared up just checked deadwood cam2 days ago   ·  4
Ursa Major StearnsNo more updates but it's still on site. Use caution2 days ago

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Incident: 00394 Type: Trfc Collision-No Inj Location: Sr49 / Junction Dr Loc Desc: SR41 JNO JUNCTION DR Lat/Lon: 37.332845 -119.659066
Detail Information
5:16 PM 2 [2] [Notification] [CHP]-CAL FIRE ADVSG WILL BE JNO WESTLAKE , SIL NISS 4D
5:11 PM 1 [1] UNK VEH DESC , NEG 1125
Unit Information
5:14 PM 3 Unit Assigned
5:14 PM 2 Unit Enroute
5:18 PM 1 Unit At Scene
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3 days ago

CLEARED
Incident: 00135 Type: Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj Location: Sr41 / Serpa Canyon Rd Loc Desc: SB SR41 JNO COARSEGOLD Lat/Lon: 37.281158 -119.668311
Detail Information
8:46 AM 3 [7] 1039 SO
8:45 AM 2 [6] 1039 OAKHURST OFC
8:42 AM 1 [1] VEH ON THE RIVERBED
Unit Information
8:50 AM 2 Unit Assigned
8:50 AM 1 Unit Enroute
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3 days ago

Elizabeth Olmeda Muñoz, Susan Weiler Michael and 3 others like this

Lisa Peterman GrayDoes anyone know what kind of vehicle?3 days ago   ·  1
Ursa Major StearnsCleared, closing3 days ago

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Bad accident by Rocky cut road please be careful ...

4 days ago

Sheri Brooks-Sciarrino, Brandi DeBorde and 1 other like this

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Trisha Jacobs ChalkIncident: 00660 Type: Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj Location: Sr41 / Rocky Cut Loc Desc: Lat/Lon: 37.076069 -119.761513 Detail Information 10:25 PM 5 [10] [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 AQUINOS TOWING 559-665-1631 10:25 PM 4 [9] PER 20 ROLL 1185 10:22 PM 3 [6] 1039 40 FRM OFC 10:20 PM 2 [3] 1125 10:20 PM 1 [1] SINGLE VEH Unit Information 10:22 PM 6 Unit Assigned 10:22 PM 5 Unit Enroute 10:22 PM 4 Unit Assigned 10:22 PM 3 Unit Enroute 10:23 PM 2 Unit Assigned 10:23 PM 1 Unit Enroute4 days ago
Martin Cabrera4 days ago   ·  1
Morgan BurnsAny update?4 days ago
Morgan BurnsBecause we are going to be in that area in a few minutes4 days ago
Krissy LynchI missed the accident by minutes hope the person is ok4 days ago

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