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UPDATE: Steamboat Fire Near Montague Now 70 Percent Contained

Cal Fire confirms the Steamboat Fire is now 224 acres and 70% contained. The Shasta Valley Wildlife Area is still closed.

Posted: Jul 15, 2018 11:48 AM
Updated: Jul 16, 2018 1:59 PM

UPDATE: The Steamboat Fire is now 70 percent contained and holding at 224 acres, according to CAL FIRE.

The Shasta Valley Wildlife Area Remains closed at this time.

(7/16/18 9:30 AM)

UPDATE: Cal Fire confirms the Steamboat Fire is now 224 acres and 50% contained. The Shasta Valley Wildlife Area is still closed.

(7/15/18 3:31PM)

UPDATE: Cal Fire confirms that the fire boundary is within the Shasta Valley Wildlife Area and is not threatening any structures at this time.

(7/15/18 2:29PM)

UPDATE: Steamboat Fire is now at 100+ acres and 0% contained.

(7/15/18 2:12PM)

UPDATE: Steamboat Fire is now at 60 acres and 0% contained. Multiple fire crews are on the scene.

(7/15/18 1:39PM)

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. -- Cal Fire is on the scene of a +40 acre fire, known as the Steamboat Fire in the Shasta Valley Wildlife Area, four miles south of Montague.

Right now the fire is 0% contained.

The Shasta Valley Wildlife Area is closed due to this fire.

This is a developing story. We will continue to update this story as we recieve information.

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