The Powerhouse call center number for fire information has been changed to 626-574-5208 starting 6/5/13.
The call centers new hours are from 8 am to 4:30 pm starting 6/6/13.
There are no more Press Conferences planned for the Powerhouse fire.
Residents have been allowed back into all of the communities affected by the fire. Proof of residencey is required to gain accesss behind the road closures.
A portion of Pine Canyon Road is still closed and could affect residents' access in that area.
Future fire growth is expected to be minimal.
Crews continue to complete line construction, patrol and mop-up.
Demobilzed of excess resources has increased as fire activity has decreased.
Assessment of suppression repair needs has been completed.
|Date of Origin||Thursday May 30th, 2013 approx. 03:30 PM|
|Location||Southwest of Green Valley|
Heavy, old-growth brush (Chaparral) that transitions to light desert scrub.
No observed fire activity. Isolated heat sources and smokes within the interior
All road closures have been lifted, crews continue to make progress on suppression repair and mop-up.
Continue to patrol fire area and maintain presence in the communities of Elizabeth Lake, Lake Hughes, and Green Valley. Continue with suppression repair work.
IR flight on 6/12 identified heat sources within the interior perimeter of the fire. Crews were deployed to mop-up areas identified. BAER assessment has begun. Suppression repair continues, excess crews from the division are being utilized at assist the repair group.
|Wind Conditions||10-15 G20 mph SW|