Major Brush FireS Ventura County

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LZJSR

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Two major brush fires have broken out in Newbury Park, California in VENTURA COUNTY. Live firecam video at Ventura County Fire webcams Ventura County sherriff fire cams

Hill Incident is at Santa Rosa Road/Hill Canyon Road at 100+ acres making a run toward US101 at Camarillo Springs Road. Major transmission lines in peril. High winds. 5 air tankers en route. Multiple fixed wing en route.

Rocketdyne incident is 3-5 acres at Rocketdyne facility in Simi Valley near Black Canyon Road. Evacuations in progress.
 

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Hill Incident is now 10,000 acres, 4000+ homes threatened. Rapid rate of spread to southwest, evacuations in progress in Camarillo Springs, Newbury Park, CSUCI, and expected to burn to the ocean.
 

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VNC Brush Fires

UPDATE:
Hill Incident Command frequency is VNC Command 5, 153.875.

Edit:
Tac 6 was mentioned on CMD freq.
 

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More frequency info for Friday:

LAC side:
Blue 3
LAC V-3

Ventura side:
VNC CMD 8
VFire 22

Air Ops:
118.575
CDF T-16 (Air-Ground)

That's all I've gathered for now.
 

iscanvnc2

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Fixed-wing ops
169.150
FS AT-2

A/C command coord
123.925
NIFC Air 1

LAC CMD
152.570R
LAC V-4

It appears LAC V-4 has superceded V-3.

LAC V-4 & VNC CMD 8 seem to share command with much the same comms.

Boeing (Santa Susana)
462.325R
Comms re: fire

Helo Base (Cmarillo)
163.100
NIFC AC 1

More latter?
 

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We used to have Fire Breaks and major brush clearance in all the hills and mountains. But the public said they we eyesores and no more Fire Breaks. And yes, they cost lots of money to maintain. But cost in the long run would have been much less.

Very sad days here due to all the loss.
 

iscanvnc2

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Air to ground
159.285
CALFIRE TAC 16

168.2625M
Los Padres NF units (F3)

Travel Channel
153.755M
CERSD

153.830M
LAC V-6D
 
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