Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 12:29 p.m. an evacuation order alert was issued through AC Alert, which disseminates communications with local residents. The order stated: "There is an evacuation order for all residents on Mines Road, South of Del Valle Road area due to approaching fire danger."
Prepare to evacuate your residence due to fire danger.
Severity: Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency: Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty: Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category: FIRE: Fire suppression and rescue
Event Description: Wildfire
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