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Viewpoint Fire Update

Evacuations Update

8:30 P.M.
All evacuations have been lifted for residents located East of mile marker 8 on Perkinsville Road, in the area of Buddhist Temple.

5:59 P.M. update
All evacuations will be lifted at 6:30 pm for Poquito Valley. Residents only are permitted to return home. Please keep roadways clear for emergency vehicles in the area.

5/11/18 5:26 P.M.
One portion of the evacuations is being lifted. Evacuations have been lifted for Antelope Meadows. Residents are permitted to return home but the only access point is Antelope Meadows Drive. Please keep roadways clear for emergency vehicles in the area.

Viewpoint Fire Update

Viewpoint Fire Update

Evacuations

A mandatory evacuation has been issued for resident’s located Perkinsville Rd east of mile marker 8 in the area of the Buddist Temple. There is a significant danger to you, gather necessary items and go. Shelter has been set up at Yavapai College in Prescott
A mandatory evacuation has been issued for residents of Antelope Meadows and for residents located off of Poquito Valley north of Acre way. There is signifying danger to you, gather necessary items and go. Shelter has been set up at Yavapai College in Prescott.

Shelters

Shelter has been set up at Yavapai College building #2 located at 1100 E Sheldon St, Prescott, AZ 86301.
Small Animal Shelter is located at Yavapai College building #4 room 421 and 423 at 1100 E Sheldon St, Prescott, AZ 86301.

Large Animal Shelter is located at Coors Event Center at 10501 N Hwy 89A, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314.

Basic Information

https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5791/ 
Current as of ‎5‎/‎11‎/‎2018‎ ‎1‎:‎02‎:‎12‎ ‎PM
Incident Type Wildfire
Cause Unknown, Under Investigation
Date of Origin Friday May 11th, 2018 approx. 01:00 PM
Location 9 miles S. of Chino Valley
Incident Commander Cougan Carothers, CAFMA
Incident Description Wildfire
Coordinates 34.669 latitude, -112.44 longitude
Current Situation
Total Personnel 150
Size 2,000 Acres
Fuels Involved dry grasses, brush


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