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What You Need to Know: August 2

Good Morning North State! Here's what you need to know for August 2, 2018.

Posted: Aug 2, 2018 10:08 AM

Carr Fire Latest
The fire is 125,842 acres with 35 percent containment and has destroyed 1,060 homes as of Thursday morning. All people reported missing in the fire have now been found.

Some Redding Homes Still Without Power due to Carr Fire
Redding Electric Utility is working to restore power to 70 homes in Redding by the end of Thursday. Thousands are still without power in Shasta County. PG&E says the gas system has been repaired for homes in Shasta County still standing. They say those returning home should look for notes from utility workers on their front door.

Car Stolen from Evacuee Returned
Redding, California Highway Patrol says a stolen truck from an evacuee during the Carr Fire is now back home with the owner. Officers arrested 40-year-old Robert Shaw in the area of Oak Street near Hawthorn Avenue in Happy Valley. It happened Wednesday night. Officers found out the truck was stolen from an evacuated area. Shaw is now behind bars on charges of grand theft.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 250514

Reported Deaths: 6315
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles1078063457
Riverside19450479
Orange15778360
San Diego15696387
San Bernardino13676269
Imperial6979105
Alameda6472140
Fresno562677
Kern510080
Santa Clara4849160
Tulare4627136
San Joaquin447455
San Francisco377650
Sacramento355969
San Mateo3441108
Contra Costa343279
Santa Barbara326129
Ventura324047
Marin271019
Kings258332
Stanislaus239144
Monterey179115
Solano147625
Merced127211
Sonoma126710
Placer78611
San Luis Obispo7012
Yolo58324
Madera5665
Santa Cruz4173
Napa3444
San Benito2572
Lassen2340
Butte2063
El Dorado2060
Sutter2063
Humboldt1444
Shasta1354
Nevada1231
Glenn1220
Yuba1031
Tehama881
Lake850
Mendocino850
Colusa700
Calaveras530
Del Norte511
Tuolumne430
Mono411
Inyo331
Siskiyou310
Mariposa271
Amador260
Plumas110
Alpine20
Trinity20
Sierra10
Unassigned00
Chico
Few Clouds
93° wxIcon
Hi: 96° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 93°
Oroville
Clear
95° wxIcon
Hi: 97° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 95°
Paradise
Few Clouds
93° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 93°
Chester
Clear
75° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 75°
Red Bluff
Clear
93° wxIcon
Hi: 97° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 93°
Willows
Few Clouds
93° wxIcon
Hi: 99° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 93°
Today was hot and tomorrow will be as well. But slightly below average temperatures move in as we see a dip in the jet stream.
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