Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd.
Medford, OR 97504
The Klondike Fire is 72% contained and 154,663 acres, with
7,623 acres of growth over the last 24 hours. Fire is most
active at the confluence of Indigo Creek and Illinois River,
Snail/Slim Creek drainages, Little Silver Creek, and Montana
Conditions continue to be dry and favorable for fire activity.
Winds will be predominately from the east, moving smoke
towards coastal areas such as Brookings and Gold Beach.
Agness will receive unhealthy levels of smoke, likely
throughout the day. Most areas, south and west of the fire
should expect good air quality conditions throughout the day.
Conditions are expected to be dry, moderating by the
weekend. Winds will weaken a bit, but remain from the east,
continuing to send smoke to Eastern and coastal areas and
into Eastern Pistol, Rogue, and Chetco River drainages. Expect
the morning, evening and overnight hours over the next few
days, to have the most smoke.