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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 Oregon
Medford, OR 97504

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Phone: 541-618-2113
Hours: 7 AM to 8 PM Daily

09/29/18 Klondike Fire Smoke Outlook

Klondike Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 9/29/2018

FireThe Klondike Fire is 72% contained and 167,033 acres. Fire ismost active at the confluence of Indigo Creek and Illinois River,Snail/Slim Creek drainages, Little Silver Creek, and MontanaSprings.

Smoke TodayWeather changes have occurred and cooler, more humidconditions have settled over the fire area. Winds will be fromthe Southwest, moving some smoke into Eastern Rogue Riverdrainages and into Grants Pass and Merlin. Agness may havesome afternoon smoke, but conditions will be much improvedfrom the past few days. Southwest winds can potentially movesmoke from Northern California fires into the Medford andAshland areas.

Smoke TomorrowConditions are expected to remain cool and humid tomorrow.Southwest winds will continue to move smoke into the Merlin,Grants Pass, and Agness areas, however impacts should bemoderate as fire activity will likely lessen with the changingweather pattern.

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