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Klondike Fire

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Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd.
Medford, OR 97504

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Announcements — Klondike Fire

Changing weather increasing fire activity Released: 8/17/2018
With the smoke inversion expected to lift over the Taylor Creek and Klondike fires today, there is potential for increased fire activity. This is likely to produce large smoke columns visible from...
New Fire Evacuations announced Released: 8/16/2018
The Josephine County Sheriff's Office has announced a Level 1 "Be Ready" evacuation notice. This is for all residences on the west side of US Hwy 199 between Eight Dollar Mountain Road and the...
Evacuation Level Change Released: 8/15/2018
The Josephine County Sheriff's Office is issuing a downgrade from a Level 2 "BE SET” to a Level 1 “Be Ready” for residents on Galice Creek Road from 287 Galice Creek Rd to 1750 Galice Creek....
Community Meeting, Monday, August 6, 2018, Selma Released: 8/5/2018
Community Meeting Tomorrow Night: There will be a Fire Information meeting at 6:00 pm, Monday, August 6, 2018 at the Selma Community and Education Center, 18255 Redwood Highway.
LEVEL 3 "GO" EVACUATION ISSUED FOR RESIDENCE ON ILLINOIS RIVER RD. Released: 8/3/2018
Due to the fire behavior and planned firefighting operations, including burn operations, for the Klondike Fire, residence above milepost 2.5 n Illinois River Road are being placed on a Level 3 "GO"...
August 3 Klondike Fire Burnout Operations Update Released: 8/3/2018
KLONDIKE Fire Burnout Operations: In response to easterly fire spread which threatened primary fire lines near Selma, yesterday firefighters initiated low intensity burnouts. Burnout operations are...
July 31 - Klondike Fire Community Meeting in Selma Released: 7/30/2018
Klondike Fire Community MeetingSelma Center, 18255 Redwood HwyTuesday, July 31, at 6:00
July 29 Josephine County Sheriff's Office Evacuation Update Released: 7/29/2018
July 29, 2018 Josephine County Sheriff's Office issued a summary of current evacuation levels due to the Taylor and Klondike fires. The levels relevant to the Klondike fire include:Level 3 - Oak Flat...
Smoke Outlook for Klondike & Natchez Fires Released: 7/28/2018
Smoke Outlook for Klondike & Natchez Fires
7/26/2018 Smoke Outlook Released: 7/27/2018
Western Oregon-California Border Klondike and Natchez Fires.