7/2/2021 5:40 PM
A thunder cell passing over the east side of the forest has ignited a fire near Sugarloaf Peak. The fire is currently moving south across the flats and the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office has evacuated several structures that are immediately threatened. CHP will be closing Hwy 70 in Sierra Valley from Nervino Airport east 5 miles to the Buttes. Please avoid the area.