A red flag warning was in effect for much of Northern California, from the Oregon border down to San Jose and east to the Sierra foothills.

The bus driver, who declined to give her name, said she got called in to help in an emergency. All activities and classes, including online services and courses, are canceled, the school said on Facebook. 10:39 p.m. The winery is on the west side of Highway 128 between Calistoga and St. Helena. Some were sent to more than 1,500 rooms in 143 hotels secured by the state. The San Francisco Chronicle’s ongoing coverage is available to subscribers. A fire broke out in Montclair in the Oakland hills Tuesday morning after two pops and a loud explosion were heard in the area.

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Gorin is rebuilding her Oakmont home damaged in the Nuns Fire of 2017 while she lives in another home in the same neighborhood. Evacuations in Spring Lake include the area north of Stonehedge Avenue, east of Summerfield Road, west of Violetti Road (east side of Spring Lake), south of Highway 12 (between Mission Boulevard and Calistoga Road) and south of Montgomery Road (between south end of Calistoga Road to Channel Drive). But smoke from distant fires was not noticeable in the evacuation spot. A fire broke out in Montclair in the Oakland hills Tuesday morning after two pops and a loud explosion were heard in the area. This remains a 2Alarm Fire. The city is currently under an evacuation advisory. “It feels overwhelming. One person died in the Zogg Fire in Shasta County, and the fate of two was not confirmed, emergency services officials said. Copyright © 2020 by Bay City News, Inc. Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

The order includes all of Annadel State Park (and the area south of the park), the areas east and south of Santa Rosa city limits, north of Bennett Valley Road and west of Savannah Trail. “With a small tent on top of their red Mazda SUV, they planned to rough it for a few days. “It’s like God has no sympathy, no empathy for Sonoma County.”.

The offshore winds “are forecast to subside by this afternoon,” but the weather will remain hot and dry. 4:55 a.m. 4:03 p.m. Fires merge into Glass Fire: Cal Fire says two smaller fires, the Shady Fire and the Boysen Fire, have merged and become part of the larger, rapidly spreading Glass Fire now burning through Napa and Sonoma counties. 4:25 p.m. Comcast hasn’t restored power yet to Calistoga: Comcast officials told The Chronicle that internet access has not yet been restored to Calistoga because “we cannot get safely into the area” to fix the issue. The 17-year-old... Thousands of people living and working in the Oakland hills found themselves without electricity Thursday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co. shut off power to prevent gusting dry winds from damaging lines and sparking wildfires. He did not offer further details about the extent of the damage at the St. Helena property, but noted, “Our storage facility has not been affected so all bottled vintages remain intact.”. 11:38 a.m. Santa Rosa officials still assessing damage: Santa Rosa Fire Chief Tony Gossner said he does not know how many structures were lost in the fires that sparked Sunday night, but described “significant loss” between Los Alamos Rd.

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2:45 p.m. Glass Fire threatens 8,500 structures in Napa, Sonoma counties: The Glass Fire forced evacuation of 53,000 people and threatened 8,500 structures as of Monday afternoon, by far the most of any fire statewide, a Cal Fire spokesman said. See the photos and read the story here. Wildfire smoke prompts days-long Spare the Air Alert: A Spare the Air Alert has been issued through at least Friday for the Bay Area as smoke from the fires burning in Wine Country drift south. The Chronicle’s Rusty Simmons and Shwanika Narayan have the story. Many areas in Northern California, as well as the Southern Coast and Los Angeles Basin, will remain at an above normal potential for significant fire. A dozen or so cars parked in the grass were cluttered with clothes, pets and sleeping pads, even camp chairs for lounging.

Borgfeldt, 65, his wife and two teenage daughters fled their Kenwood home around 3 a.m. with fire “coming very close,” Borgfeldt said.

Read the story here. Residents fleeing eastern Santa Rosa: Lorraine Fuentez grabbed her elderly neighbor and their go-bags and evacuated out of their senior mobile home park on Calistoga Road around 11:30 p.m. Sunday. Firefighters were called to Oxford Street at 11:50 a.m. after receiving a report of a smoke condition at Grove Street and Oxford Street, Deputy Montclair Fire Chief Robert Duncan said.