Charlie Fire


Incident #: 2252
Fire Start: 6 months ago
Location: 0.9 miles SSE of Castaic, CA
Acres: 3,380
Agency: California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
Dispatch Notes:

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential

Incident Overview

Updated: 21 hours, 25 mins ago — The Charlie Fire was reported at approximately 2:42 pm September 22, 2018, off Charlie Canyon near Castaic, CA. The Fire is being managed by the USDA Forest Service Angeles National Forest, under a type 4 organization.The Fire is 3,380 acres and is now 100% contained. All roads are open. Castaic Lake State Recreation is open to boating, camping and picnicking. For information on recreation at Castaic Lake, the public can call (661) 257-4050. The Fire will be patrolled and monitored, if you see smoke in the area call 661-723-2703.A Forest Order closing areas around the fire perimeter is in effect, to view the order a copy in available in the photographs area.
100% contained.
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Incident Contact
s Los Angeles Gateway Ranger Disrtict
Phone: 818-899-1900
Hours: M-F 8-4:30 Show additional contacts
Fire Unit Information
Angeles National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
701 North Santa Anita Ave.
Arcadia, CA 91006

Basic Information

Under Investigation
Date of Origin
Saturday September 22nd, 2018 approx. 02:42 PM
1.8 miles east of Castaic, CA
Incident Commander
Seneca Smith, USDA Forest Service Type 4 organization
Incident Description

Current Situation

Total Personnel
3,380 Acres
% Contained
Estimated Containment Date
Saturday September 29th, 2018 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved
grass, brush/chaparral


Planned Actions
Patrol and monitor.