.#Chatridge2Fire Update - Flames have burned to Skydance Dr. in the Back Country Community, firefighters have prevented fire extension to the neighborhood. No structures have been damaged and no injuries have occurred. Firefighting efforts continue. https://t.co/smkJMGhqlg
Update - Great news to report, all forward progress of the fire toward the subdivision has been stopped. There’s still a lot work to be done containing the flanks and smoke will continue to drift into Highlands Ranch. No structures damaged and no injuries. #Chatridge2Fire https://t.co/uo7s2mRAgX
.#Chatridge2Fire Update - Size of the Fire is now 456 acres, no update on containment. 59 units are on scene and a 3rd helicopter has arrived. Air resources are controlling the head and flanks of the fire. https://t.co/49GNjRMnHa
#chatridge2fire Update: The fire has reached 456 acres and continues to threaten residential structures. 45+ Ground Apparatus onscene, 10+ Air Apparatus onscene to include choppers, planes, and an Air Attack Tanker. https://t.co/GCopTPvDUA
https://t.co/IdxzD3xXFt this link shows a map for the evacuation area and available shelters for #chatridge2fire. For people please go to Thunderridge Highschool and shelter in place inside of vehicles. Large and small animals can be taken to the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
Fun fact about the pond they are using. A week or so ago they moved fish from that pond to another pond. It caused a big stink but I’m glad they did because they would definitely have been scooped up! #chatridge2fire #backcountry https://t.co/vJlq7PbSzR
So far, zero structure damage and no injuries to report in the #chatridge2fire but high winds and lots of dry grass in the open space behind the Backcountry Community are making the fire difficult to control. Fire has “grown significantly” since the last estimate of 275 acres. https://t.co/Y5aelFtbHR
Developing situation: Wildland-Urban interface #Chatridge2Fire extremely close to Highlands Ranch, south of Denver. RH is 13%, SW winds at 10-15mph. Growing quickly with ground & air support ongoing. #COwx https://t.co/UUH8k6fDHX