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Chetco Bar Fire

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Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3040 Biddle Rd.
Medford, OR 97504

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News Releases — Chetco Bar Fire

Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 31, 2017 Released: 8/31/2017
Weather and Fire Behavior: Gusty, offshore winds will continue into Thursday night and Friday morning while relative humidity falls to very low levels. This will be followed by a prolonged hot and...
Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, senderos y zonas prohibidas Released: 8/31/2017
Carretera en Rogue River-siskiyou National Forest, senderos y zonas prohibidas – Incendio Chetco BarDESCRIPCION DE LA ZONA PROHIBIDA:La zona prohibida en el area del Incendio Chetco Bar se ha...
Chetco Bar Fire - Air Quality Update - August 31 Released: 8/31/2017
Chetco Bar Fire - Air Quality Update - August 31 Smoke: Smoke production is expected to increase significantly today with active fire behavior. Winds from the North and Northeast will drift smoke...
Information Del Incendio Actualizada - 30 Agosto, 2017 9:00 AM Released: 8/30/2017
Comportamientos climatico y del Incendio: Esta manana, se espera que la neblina que se ha formado a lo largo de la noche, cubra la mayor parte de las zonas de elevacion baja del incendio. Como...
Chetco Bar Fire Air Quality - August 30 Released: 8/30/2017
Outlook for Chetco Bar Air Quality - August 30Heavy smoke impacts are expected along the coast in the Brookings area and South into California today due to Northerly winds drifting smoke Southerly....
Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 30 Released: 8/30/2017
Chetco Bar Fire Update Weather and Fire Behavior: Fog developed overnight and is expected to cover most of the lower elevations of the fire this morning. The resulting cooler temperatures and...
Chetco Bar Fire - Evacuation Update - August 29, 12:00 p.mm Released: 8/29/2017
Chetco Bar Fire Evacuation Area Re‐Entry Plan August 29, 2017 12:00 p.m. Evacuation Area Re-entry Plan: “ADDITIONAL AREA” Based upon current fire behavior, availability of resources and in...
Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 29 Released: 8/29/2017
Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 29 Weather and Fire Behavior: The trend of warm overnight temperatures and poor humidity recovery has set the Chetco Bar Fire up for another active fire day on...
Smoke Forecast Outlook - August 29 Released: 8/29/2017
Smoke: Light onshore flow has drifted smoke out of coastal areas and Eastward this morning. Brookings-Harbor, Gold Beach, Agness and Cave Junction have seen a reprieve in smoke impacts where Moderate...
Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks Released: 8/28/2017
Brookings, OR – Curry County public health officials and the Department of EnvironmentalQuality (DEQ) continue to urge residents to take precautions from wildfire smoke. Over the lastweek air...