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Red Salmon Complex

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Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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Red Salmon Complex Smoke Outlook for 10-23-2020

Red Salmon Complex Wildfire
News – 10/23/2020

Special Statement

The Red Flag Warning expires this morning.


The Red Salmon Complex is 143,507 acres and 75% contained.

The fire saw slightly more activity last night than previously as

pockets of unburned fuel burned out and the fire continues to

back down into creek bottoms and drainages. Cooler

temperatures and moderate humidity are expected this



Forks of Salmon has seen a recent decrease in smoke impacts

that is expected to continue today. Air quality will range from

Good to Unhealthy, but will be Moderate overall. Orleans,

Weitchpec, Hoopa, and Willow Creek will see similar conditions

to yesterday with Good air quality overall and periods of

Moderate. Klamath will also see Good and Moderate levels

with potential for periods of USG. Although mild/moderate fire

activity is expected, any increase in activity may create more

local smoke impacts.


It's a great time to open doors and windows when the air

quality is Good to help improve your indoor air quality.

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