66
      Friday
      69 / 53
      Saturday
      72 / 56
      Sunday
      75 / 56

      Wildfire In Sierra National Forest Prompts Campground Closures

      A wildfire that has been burning in the Sierra National Forest since the weekend has prompted safety officials to close several campgrounds.

      The following campgrounds are closed:

      -Sample Meadow

      -West Kaiser

      -Jackass Rock Organization

      -Lower Chiquito

      -Little Jackass

      -Soda Springs

      -Placer

      -Sweet Water

      -China Bar

      -Rock Creek

      -Rancheria

      -Badger Flat

      -Midge Creek

      The Aspen Fire, the largest of more than a dozen fires that were sparked by a weekend lightning storm, has burned nearly 4,500 acres.

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