Brush Fire at El Capitan Canyon
Post Date:10/17/2019 6:15 PM
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Please be advised that there is a fast-moving brush fire in the El Capitan Canyon area. Residents along the coastal area between Dos Pueblos Canyon and Gaviota are being ordered to evacuate away from the area. Highway 101 is closed southbound at Refugio and northbound at Las Varas.
Residents living between Dos Pueblos Canyon to Winchester Canyon are under an Evacation Warning. While it is just a warning at this time, NOW is the time to be preparing in case you do need to evacuate. Stay aware as conditions can change quickly.
The City is monitoring the situation and will provide updates as they pertain to Goleta. Follow the Santa Barbara County Fire Department on Twitter for the latest news.
Please make sure you are signed up for aware and prepare emergency notifications. Go to www.readysbc.org.