Evacuation orders mount as Old Fire burns in Napa County

Evacuation orders swelled as a brush fire burns near structures in Napa County on Tuesday afternoon, though Cal Fire says it is making progress against the blaze. The ancient fire has burned at least 200 acres northeast of Napa as of 6 p.m., according to Cal Fire’s Sonoma-Lake-Napa unit. The fire remained at 5% containment through several updates. Containment means there is a break or line where combustible materials around the fire have been reached, helping to prevent the fire from spreading further. Evacuations were first ordered from 1300 Old Soda Springs Road to the end of the road. They now extend to all of Soda Canyon Road and include these areas on the Zonehaven map: NPA-E206, E207, E214, and E215. There is a road closure in effect at Silverado Trail. The fire is burning with a red flag warning in effect across the region. Here are resources to follow for the OES of Old FireNapa County on the Nixle.Napa County Sheriff’s Office on Facebook. Cal Fire LNU also tweets updates. Here is the website for information on past fires. Zonehaven Community Evacuation MapHere are aerial views of the Old Fire | RELATED | 2022 California Wildfire Preparedness Guide: What to Know and How to Stay SafeThis story is developing. Stick with KCRA 3 for updates.

Evacuation orders swelled as a brush fire burns near structures in Napa County on Tuesday afternoon, though Cal Fire says it is making progress against the blaze.

The ancient fire has burned at least 200 acres northeast of Napa as of 6 p.m., according to Cal Fire’s Sonoma-Lake-Napa unit. The fire remained at 5% containment through several updates. Containment means there is a break or line where the combustible material around the fire has been reached, helping to prevent the fire from spreading further.

Evacuations were first ordered from 1300 Old Soda Springs Road to the end of the road. They now extend to all of Soda Canyon Road and include these areas on the Zonehaven map: NPA-E206, E207, E214, and E215.

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A road closure is in effect at Silverado Trail.

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The fire is burning with a red flag warning in effect across the region.

Here are resources to follow for the Old Fire

Here are aerial views of the Old Fire

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| RELATED | California Wildfire 2022 Preparedness Guide: What to Know and How to Stay Safe

This story is developing. Stick with KCRA 3 for updates.

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