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Pine Gulch Fire

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Grand Junction Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
2815 H Road Grand Junction Colorado 81506

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New Evacuation Orders Issued By Garfield County Sheriff, Aug 19, Wednesday

Pine Gulch Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 8/19/2020

The Garfield County Sheriff issued new evacuation orders for the northwest side of the Pine Gulch fire on Wednesday, August 19.

Evacuation orders are now going into effect for areas on the northwest side of Pine Gulch Fire, as follows:

From the Mesa County line north to the east/west Colorado Highway 256 (Four A Ridge Road) including north/south CO Hwy 256. 256/205 moving from pre-evacuation to full evacuation. 

From Highway 139 Douglas Pass road east to the preexisting evacuation order for Carr Creek Road (207). 

This includes CO Hwy 205 Salt Wash and Kimball Creek Road (202) on Kimball Mountain. 

CO Hwy 258/King Road is evacuated.

Still under evacuation also: Roan Creek Road (CR 204) above Brush Creek Road (CR 209).

Everything west of Douglas Pass (CO Hwy 139) to the Utah state line will now be in pre-evacuation.

People allowed to return home yesterday remain in pre-evacuation.

CO 139 north of Lima, Douglas Pass is closed due to Pine Gulch Fire, from mile point 6 to mile point 39.