The Caldor Fire is burning its way up Highway 50 on the California side of Lake Tahoe. The humongous fire is still running toward the South Lake Tahoe part of the lake. A big fire threat to Lake Tahoe.
As of 7 a.m. Monday, all evacuation orders and warnings remain the same. Go here for the areas, via Cal Fire.
Highway 50 is closed in both directions from the Sly Park Road exit to Meyers (Highway 50 and Highway 89 junction).
• The Highway 50 closure has been extended East to Sawmill Road
• Highway 50 at Sawmill
• Pioneer Trail at Elks Club
• Elks Club at Highway 50
• Highway 89 at Highway 88 junction
• Fallen Leaf at Tahoe Mountain
Final evacuations include South Lake Tahoe to the Nevada State Line. Evacuations also include to Tahoe Keys, Tahoe Island, Al Tahoe, The Sierra Tract, and Bijou.
Those seeking shelter from the fire can find temporary arrangements at Douglas County Community Center and Truckee Veterans Hall. Barton Memorial Hospital has been completely emptied of patients