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Whitewater Fire

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Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Springfield, OR 97477

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Air Quality Summary - Aug 17

Whitewater Fire Wildfire
News – 8/17/2017

Smoke Forecast

Several fires are still burning on the Willamette National Forest with localized smoke impacts. Light smoke/haze is visible near the Whitewater Fire. Smoke from the French Fire periodically impacts the community of Detroit. The Rebel Fire has been impacting the community of Oakridge and impacts will likely increase over the next few days. Air quality in areas near fires may degrade over the next few days as fire activity increases with warming and drying weather.

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