Bureau of Indian Affairs
Nespelem, WA 99155
The Cold Springs fire started September 6, 2020 at 9:45pm near Omak, WA. The fire spread quickly due to strong winds and low relative humidity. Local fire crews responded and provided point protection. Multiple structures have been lost. Level 3 evacuations and numerous road closures are in effect. Current evacuation orders and road closures can be found at www.okanogandem.org. Residents can call 509 670-5331 for Red Cross assistance. The Okanogan Co Fairgrounds is available for livestock. Northeast Washington Interagency Incident Management Team 2 assumed command of the fire September 8th at 0600 hrs. The incident command post is located at the Omak Stampede.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Sunday September 06th, 2020 approx. 09:45 PM|
|Incident Commander||Dean Kiefer|
|Coordinates||48.635 latitude, -119.818 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||95%|