Fire starts 6:15 a.m.
Evacuation directed for 52K.
State Operations Center activates.
Death count: 23. California National Guard activated (700).
Governor: Major Disaster Declaration
Presidential Major Disaster Declaration
69 PAD PA Specialist in place NLT 15 NOV.
Fire 40% contained.
Death count: 83
Heavy rain helps contain fire
Vice Chief of National Guard Bureau visits
President, California Governor, Governor-elect, and FEMA Director visit.
Fire 55% contained.
Death Count: 76.
Death count: 48
Fire 30% contained.
129 RQW PAO in place NLT 13 NOV.
National Guard: 185 personnel supporting (manned & unmanned aircraft). Rest of Guard on alert and prepared to deploy.
Maj. Gen. Baldwin visits Paradise