CZU Lightning Complex Fire Information

Aptos/La Selva FPD and Central FPD continue to closely monitor the fires burning in Santa Cruz and San Mateo Counties known as the CZU Lightning Complex, as well as fires burning in eastern Santa Clara County, known as the SCU Lightning Complex.

There are currently no evacuations and no threat to residents in the Aptos/La Selva or Central Fire Protection District coverage area.

CZU Lightning Complex Location: Numerous fires in northern Santa Cruz and southern San Mateo Counties.

CalFIRE posts regular updates on the status of the fire on their website, here: https://www.fire.ca.gov/incidents/2020/8/16/czu-lightning-complex-including-warnella-fire/

In the case of any issues accessing the website (due to increased traffic), updates are also posted on their social media pages (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter).

Incident website: fire.ca.gov/incidents

Twitter: @CALFIRECZU or @CAL_FIRE

Instagram: @CALFIRE_CZU

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CALFIRECZUSanMateoSantaCruz/

Information Line: 831-335-6717

Other valuable links for CZU Lightning Fire Updates:

Map of the current evacuation area: www.smco.community.zonehaven.com

Sign up to receive incident updates at: http://www.tinyurl.com/CZUlightning

Damage assessment map: http://www.santacruzcounty.us/firerecovery/damageassessmentmap.aspx

Current traffic advisories/restrictions: https://cruz511.org/

Current local air quality information: http://air.mbard.org/

Additional resources for evacuees (donations, housing, animal care, etc.): http://www.santacruzcounty.us/fireresources.aspx