Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:
Precautionary evacuations for the town of Blocksburg. There will be a meeting Saturday at 6pm at the Baptist Church in Bridgeville 48215 Alderpoint Road :
Mandatory Evacuations for residences in the area of Mad River Rd from Highway 36 to Three Forks Road area and the back side of the lake on Ruth/Zenia Road to the Ruth Dam:
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
For 24-hour Air Quality Information, call the NCUAQMD’s hotline toll-free at 1-866-BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329), or visit the website at www.ncuaqmd.org.:
639 PG&E customers without power in Carlotta, Fortuna & Hydesville
CARLOTTA - Over 600 PG&E customers lost power earlier this evening after lines came down in Carlotta.
Officials say electricity went out just before 6:30. Alleged earlier high winds were responsible for bringing the wires down. 639 residents in Fortuna, Hydesville and Carlotta were affected initially. . PG&E crews were able to get some areas restored by around 8:45 pm. Currently there are 374 customers still without power. Repair crews are on the scene and authorities could give no estimated time when power would be restored.