Posted by: Sandy Steinman | October 9, 2021

KNP Complex fires: Evacuation updates, weather/rain helped

The Sacramento Bee  reports

Rain weakened the KNP Complex fires, and residents were allowed to return to several evacuated communities Saturday.

On Friday, storms brought rain to the most of the fire, with some areas getting three-tenths of an inch. That significantly decreased fire activity, limiting it to “creeping” and “smoldering” instead of rapidly burning, fire officials said in an online update.

The wet weather is expected to continue to slow the fire Saturday.

Read more at  KNP Complex fires: Evacuation updates, weather/rain helped | The Sacramento Bee


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