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White River

Unit Information

Mt. Hood National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Oregon
Sandy, OR 97055

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Incident Contact

Fire Information
Phone: 541-467-2291

Highlighted Activity

09/08/2020 Final Daily Update September 8, 2020
The last daily update for the White River Fire was posted on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.  For information about the Lionshead Fire to the south, visit
Announcement - 09/08/2020
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The White River Fire is located in Wasco County, Oregon and back under the management of the Mt. Hood National Forest.  As of 11/13/2020 this fire is in patrol status.
 

Forest Closure: To ensure public and firefighter safety, areas of the Mt. Hood National Forest within the fire perimeter are closed. Visit www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/mthood/alerts-notices for more information about the closure. 

For the current smoke outlook and air quality information, visit: https://fires.airfire.org/outlooks/columbia_river_gorge_or_wa


 

 

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseLightning/natural
Date of OriginMonday August 17th, 2020 approx. 09:07 AM
Location20 miles west of Wamic, OR
Incident CommanderAndrew Bellairs ICT-4
Coordinates45.181 latitude, -121.576 longitude

Current Situation

Size17,442 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained100%
Estimated Containment DateMonday September 28th, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Fuels Involved

Timber(Grass Understory, Light logging slash, Short Grass (1 Foot)

Significant Events

Patrol status.