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Wednesday January 16th, 2019 :: 02:49 p.m. PST

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WOOLSEY FIRE BURN AREA RAIN STORM INCIDENT UPDATE

A significant weather event associated with rainfall by way of consecutive storms in a compressed timeframe poses a high risk for mud and debris flow throughout the Woolsey Fire Burn Area. The area presents as potentially unstable due to decreased ability of burn areas to absorb rainfall. Protection of life, property, and the environment will remain our priorities. Rainfall is forecasted to continue for the Woolsey
Fire Burn Area Wednesday afternoon into Thursday. Public safety officials remain vigilant as the potential for mud and debris flows remains.
 
Specific properties in the following areas have received door-knock notification and posted notice at their residence:
• Corral Canyon / El Nido
• Escondido / Latigo Canyon
• Malibu West / Trancas Canyon
• Malibu Park / Bonsall
• Malibu Lake
• All of Ramirez Canyon Road and adjacent streets
• Paradise Cove Mobile Home Park and Restaurant
 
Currently 300 homes within the Woolsey Fire Burn Area are under mandatory evacuation.
 
The American Red Cross has set up evacuation centers at the following locations:
 
Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center
27040 Malibu Hills Road
Agoura, CA 91301
 
Santa Monica High School-South Gym
601 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90405
 
*both shelters are accepting small animals For more information, please call 1 (800) RED CROSS.
 
The Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control has free animal evacuation sites at the following locations:
 
Small Animal Evacuation Centers:
Agoura Hills Animal Care Center
29525 Agoura Road
Agoura, CA 91301
 
Animal Safe Trailer
Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center
27040 Malibu Hills Road
Agoura, CA 91301
 
Large Animals:
Hansen Dam Equestrian Center
11127 Orcas Avenue
Lakeview Terrace, CA 91342
 
Pierce College
6201 Winnetka Avenue
Woodland Hills, CA 91371
 
For more information please contact Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control (661) 257-3191
 
Road Closures: Decker Canyon Road between PCH and Upper Mulholland. Mulholland Road between PCH and Little Sycamore. *Areas under evacuation will be open to residents only
 
More Information: For more information on winter storms and how you can be prepared, visit: lacounty.gov/LARain
 
Incident Information Line: (978) 381-3477
Incident Website: www.lacounty.gov/LARain
 
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Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department 
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213-229-1700

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