There are currently several fires blazing through Napa County. The Hennessy & Gamble fires have reportedly scorched over 12,000 acres and are currently 0% contained, as of Tuesday morning.
According to NBC Bay Area:
Evacuation orders are in place for the following areas:
- Highway 128 from Lower Chiles Valley Road to Monticello Road
- Highway 128 from Chiles Pope Valley Road to Lower Chiles Valley Road
- Chiles Pope Valley Road from Highway 128 to Lower Chiles Valley Road
- All of Hennessey Ridge Road
Evacuation warnings have been issued for the following areas:
- Highway 128 at Silverado Trail to Chiles Pope Valley Road, including the Pritchard Hills Area
- Highway 128 at Lower Chiles Valley Road to Turtle Rock
The following roadways have been closed:
- Chiles Pope Valley Road
- Sage Canyon Road
- Highway 128
The heatwave and other natural factors are just a few challenges that firefighters are facing trying to control the fire. More info to come.
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