Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd.
Medford, OR 97504
At 10:00 a.m. this morning, Josephine County Sheriff issued a Level 1 evacuation for Oak Flats, east of the Chetco Bar Fire.
Level 1 is the "Ready" in Ready-Set-Go. It means 'Be Prepared'.
Residents should be aware of the danger that exists in their area, monitor emergency services websites and local media outlets for information.
This is a time for preparation and precautionary movement of persons with special needs, mobile property and (under certain circumstances) pets and livestock.
To sign up for evacuation alerts for your area of Josephine County, via the Josephine County Alert (Reverse 911) http://tinyurl.com/Josephine-County-Citizen-Alert