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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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TAMARACK FIRE CRITICAL UPDATE, FIRE ON EAST SIDE OF 395, EVACUATE

Tamarack Fire Wildfire
News – 7/22/2021

 
A spot fire from the #TamarackFire has crossed U.S. 395 near Holbrook Junction in @CountyofDouglas. Crews are working to contain this spot fire. It is approximately 0.5 acres 
 
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Spot fire on east side of 395, 4 pm, 7/22         Location of spot fire on east side of 395

Evacuations have been issued by the Douglas County Sheriff 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