Terrain Satellite
Ridge
FIRE
310
acres
47.9 mi
NNW of Los Angeles, CA
100%
contained
CONTAINED
Last Updated:
5 days ago
Incident #:
2020-CACDF-dfc476d5-b274-4bfb-bf55-4af5ef611f5e
Fire Start:
Monday, July 27, 2020 10:19 AM PDT
Fire Unit:
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
Elevation:
3,628 ft.
Dispatch Notes:
This fire is approximately 40% contained.

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 1 month ago

Incident Photo for the Ridge Fire

The Ridge Fire was reported at 1:45 p.m. on June 17, 2020 on Plaskett Ridge Rd approximately 1 1/2 mile in from Hwy 1. Located in the Monterey Ranger District in the Los Padres National Forest. As of Monday, June 22, the fire is currently at 83 acres with 100% containment. The fire is burning in predominantly dry grass, shrub and oak in steep and rugged terrain. It is currently in patrol status.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Unknown
Date of Origin:
Wednesday June 17th, 2020 approx. 01:45 PM
Location:
Plaskett Ridge Rd approximately 1 1/2 miles in from Hwy 1 on the Monterey Ranger District in the Los Padres National Forest
Incident Commander:
US Forest Service
Incident Description:
Wildland Fire
Coordinates:
35.915, -121.436

Current Situation

Total Personnel:
10
Size (Acres):
83
Containment:
100%
Fuels Involved:
dry grass, shrub and oak

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
In patrol status
Remarks:
Plaskett Ridge Rd is closed until further notice.

Weather Synopsis

Weather Concerns:
light winds and temperatures in the 70s

Incident Contact

Incident Contact
Andrew Madsen Public Affairs Office
Email: andrew.madsen@usda.gov
Phone: (805) 895-0841
Fire Unit Information
Los Padres National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
6750 Navigator Way
Goleta, CA 93117

Dispatch Contact

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection | Sacramento, CA
Website: http://calfire.ca.gov/