Southern California Cleveland National Forest Chaparral Fire Saturday August 28 2021

Chaparral Fire Courtesy of U.S. Forest Service-Cleveland National Forest Facebook Page
Chaparral Fire Courtesy of U.S. Forest Service-Cleveland National Forest Facebook Page

Chaparral Wild Fire started in Cleveland National Forest on Saturday August 28 2021.
The Chaparral Fire Smoke can be seen at South Orange County Beaches.

The Chaparral Fire is not a current threat to Orange County.

The Chaparral Fire started at 12:38pm on Saturday August 28 2021.

Last Updated at 9:10pm on Saturday August 28 2021

Cal Fire Cal Fire Riverside County and Cleveland National Forest are the Lead Agencies.

Chaparral Fire Location

Cleveland Forest Road and Tenaja Road southwest of Murrieta in Cleveland National Forest.

The Fire is burning west of the foothill communities of La Cresta and De Luz.

Chaparral Fire Containment Level

Updated at 9:10pm on Saturday August 28 2021

1200 Acres Burned with 0 Percent Containment

Chaparral Fire Evacuation Orders

Chaparral Fire Evacuation Map Is Online
Southern California Chaparral Fire Evacuation Map Saturday August 28 2021

All Evacuation Orders and Warnings Remain in Effect Overnight (Saturday August 28 2021)

Updated at 9:10pm on Saturday August 28 2021

North of Tenaja Truck Trl, South of Calle Cielo, East of Calle Collado and West of Calle Be Bietol

Chaparral Fire Evacuation Warnings

North of Tenaja Rd, West of Calle Pino/Gallop Lane, South of Hombre Lane and West of Cleveland National Forest Road.
Residents SHOULD go now.

Chaparral Fire Evacuation Sites

Murrieta Valley High School located at 42200 Nighthawk Way in Murrieta

Small Animal Evacuations: Animal Friends of the Valley located at 33751 Mission Trail in Wildomar

Large Animal Evacuations: San Jacinto Animal Campus located at 581 S. Grand Avenue in San Jacinto

Chaparral Fire Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 150

Helicopters: 2

Engine Companies: 23

Air Tankers: 4

Fire Crews: 4

Air Quality

South Orange County Beaches Air Quality is Moderate.

Southern California Edison (SCE) Wildfire Map is Online

When there is a high risk for a wildfire SCE may temporarily shut off power to your neighborhood to prevent our electric system from becoming the source of an ignition.
See the interactive map to search impacted areas as well as locations of SCE Community Crew Vehicles and Community Resource Centers.

Southern California Edison (SCE) Wildfire Page is Online

Chaparral Fire Agencies

Cal Fire Riverside County Facebook Page

Cal Fire Facebook Page

California Highway Patrol Incident Reports Are Online

United States Forest Service (USFS) Cleveland National Forest is On Facebook

Orange County Fire Authority is on Twitter

This is a Fast Moving Story. Please contact Cal Fire for the latest information.

South OC Beaches will do their best to update information as it becomes available

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