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Fire Updates

4:45 pm

Be alert, be prepared to move.  Self-evacuate if you do not feel safe.  An evacuation site has been set up at the Carlsbad Forum located at 1923 Calle Barcelona.  

 Please check:

4:26 pm


Please be advised and be ready: New evacuation warning

South of N. River Rd.
West of E. Vista Way
North of Bobier Dr.
East of Melrose & N. Santa Fe 


Crews are currently fighting a brush fire on the west side of the Interstate 15 on the south side of Highway 76.  The Oceanside Fire Department has staff in the area of the fire and is monitoring it closely.  

Crews are also fighting a small brush fire near El Camino Real and Oceanside Boulevard.

Highway 76 is closed in both directions between E. Vista Way and Old Highway 395.

Additionally, fire crews are using aircrafts to drop retardant.  Please do not fly drones anywhere near the fire so that aircraft can safely conduct their operations.

The Oceanside Sunset Market and Tree Lighting event scheduled this evening are cancelled due to air quality and traffic concerns. 

 Public Information Access

 Reverse 9-1-1

Radio (600AM, HAM Radio, etc)

Television (KOCT Ch19)



Twitter: @cityofoceanside

Hashtag: #Oceanside #LilacFire


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