Photo, left: Lyons Valley fire, Jamul, by Leslie Yoder
Photo, lower right: UCSD's HPWren webcam atop Lyon's Peak
Update September 10, 2013, 8 a.m. – The Lyons Fire has charred 450 acres and is 15 percent contained. No structures have been lost. Rain overnight brought help to firefighting efforts.
Lyons Valley Road is closed between Japatul and Honey Springs and will remain closed for most of the day. Skyline Truck Trail is closed between Honey Springs and Skyline Spur; Skyline Spur is the alternate route, the Deerhorn Valley Antler advises.
Update 6:30 p.m. - Residents in Lyons Valley are being escorted back to their homes this evening, the Sheriff's media line has advised ECM. ECM reporter Nadin Abbott advised the school that was listed by the Sheriff and County Emergency Services as an evacuation site is now closed. The fire has charred 250 acres and is 10% contained.
Update 4 p.m. The Potrero Fire is 100% contained at 5 acres, Cal Fire reports. No structures were damaged but one burn injury was reported. Lyons Fire in Jamul is 225 acres, Cal Fire confirms. Deerhorn Valley Antler editor reports all roads in Four Corners area are closed. Firefighters are concerned fire could move into Lawson Valley. SDG&E is evaluating risk to Sunrise Powerlink.