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Tamarack Fire

Unit Information

Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1200 Franklin Way
Sparks, NV 89431

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Incident Contacts

Erica Hupp, Public Affairs Staff Officer
Phone: 775-771-4777
Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fire Information Line
Phone: 775-434-8629
Hours: Daily 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Media Information Line
Phone: 775-434-8110
Hours: Daily 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

TOPAZ RANCH ESTATES & TOPAZ LAKE AREAS, PLEASE LEAVE AREA NOW

Tamarack Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 7/22/2021

Douglas County & Douglas County Sheriff Announcement

EVACUATIONS ISSUED FOR TOPAZ RANCH ESTATES AND TOPAZ LAKE AREAS SECOND NOTIFICATION, PLEASE LEAVE THE AREA

Minden, NV- Evacuations have been issued for all residents in the Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake areas. All residents are being asked to evacuate to Smith Valley High School. Emergency warnings are being sent to cell phones. Do not wait for emergency personnel to come to your door, although deputies are in the area asking residents to leave the area now. Highway 395 is now closed from China Springs Rd. to the NV/CA state line, and at 395 and SR208.

Evacuation Locations

Smith Valley High School

20 Day Lane

Smith, NV 89430
 
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Spot fire on east side of 395, 4 pm, 7/22                       Map showing location of spot fire east of 395, 4 pm, July 22