Wild Fire by the 67 and Rockhouse Road

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Here is the latest via CAL FIRE:

CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO

CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO‏ @CALFIRESANDIEGO

#RockFire [update] Better mapping has the fire at 20 acres & 5% contained. All evacuation orders have been lifted.

Jul 22, 2016, 6:17 PM from Rancho Cordova, CA

Caltrans San Diego

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Caltrans San Diego‏ @SDCaltrans

The full freeway weekend closure on SR-67 in Lakeside has been canceled due to today’s brush fire. #SDCaltransAlert

Also according to Caltrans SR 67 is operating with one way traffic control between Rockhouse Rd and Mt. Woodson. 

Update at 18:00 hours 

CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO

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CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO‏ @CALFIRESANDIEGO

#RockFire [update] Fire is holding at 30 acres. IC reports forward rate of spread has been stopped

CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO

CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO‏ @CALFIRESANDIEGO

#RockFire [update] IC reporting 0% containment. Structure threat has been mitigated.

Jul 22, 2016, 5:50 PM from San Diego, CA

This is the official statement from the sheriffs office at 17:20:

CommunityBrush Fire – Ramona

This is the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department with an emergency message and evacuation information on Friday, July 22, 2016. 
A brush fire is burning near Highway 67 and Rockhouse Road in Ramona. There is concern this fire may spread to homes, so nearby residents are being advised to evacuate. 
A temporary evacuation point has been set up at the Ramona Branch Library located at 1275 Main Street. 
Large animals can be taken to the Ramona Fairgrounds located at 434 Aqua Lane. 
Please avoid the area near the brush fire. According to the CHP, Highway 67 is closed to traffic between Archie Moore Road to the north and Poway Road to the south. 
You can follow the Sheriff’s Department on Twitter and Nixle for the latest updates. 
To receive text or e-mail alerts from Nixle, text your zip code to “888777.” Standard text messaging rates will apply. 
For any non-emergency issues, call the Sheriff’s Department at (858) 565-5200. For additional information on the fire, call 2-1-1. You can sign up to receive AlertSanDiego messages at http://www.sdcountyemergency.com.

Update on road closures: According to the California Highway Patrol the southbound closure is at Archie Moore, and Northbound is closed at Poway Road. We are Leo reading on social media that 67 is at a crawl. Large animals should go to Mt Woodson elementary , and the Sheriffs office is advising residents to evacuate.  

Evacuations are for Rockhouse Rd, Tommie Ln and Hedy Rd. 

The fire is now 30 acres.  

July 22, 2016 (San Diego) There is a fire, dubbed the Rock Fire, has a large response. It has shut down the 67 on both directions, with a Sig Alert issued. From the official tweets the fire jumped retardant lines which led to a call back of aircraft and more crews. 

CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO‏ @CALFIRESANDIEGO

#RockFire IC reports that a wind shift caused the fire jump the line. Aircraft redeployed, additional Engines and Crews enroute.
CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO

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CAL FIRE SAN DIEGO‏ @CALFIRESANDIEGO

CAL FIRE at scene of a 2 acre wildland fire; Hwy. 67 x Rockhouse Rd. No structure threat. Crews making good progress. Cancelling aircraft

Conditions are in the triple digits with low humidities. Right now no structures are under threat. We are monitoring radio traffic and official Cal Fire social media. 

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