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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

Wildfire and Your Health, Tips to Avoid Smoke Impacts Released: 8/28/2017
It is recommended that people in areas affected by smoke from wildfires decrease their outdoor activity and stay indoors as much as possible. This is especially important for children, older adults,...
Chetco Bar Fire Air Quality Outlook August 28, 2017 Released: 8/28/2017
Smoke: Very heavy to hazardous smoke impacts exist this morning as smoke from the Chetco Bar Fire has drained down canyon into local communities overnight. Visibility is significantly reduced on...
Chetco Bar Fire Update August 28, 2017 9:00 a.m. Released: 8/28/2017
Chetco BarFire Update – August 28, 2017 9:00 a.m. (PST)Weather and Fire Behavior: Critical fire weather conditions will continue today. Extreme fire behavior is anticipated. Dry and unstable...
Chetco Bar Fire Update August 27, 2017 9:00 a.m. Released: 8/27/2017
Community Fire Briefing Tonight, Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Fire managers will provide an update about operations on the Chetco Bar Fire. This community fire briefing will be held at the...
Chetco Bar Fire - Evacuation Update - August 26, 2017 3:00 p.m. Released: 8/26/2017
Evacuation Area Re-Entry PlanAugust 26,20173:00 p.m. All residences within the fire affected area currently in a level 3 evacuation zone starting at Henderson Road and Carpenterville Road north to...
Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 26 Released: 8/26/2017
Weather and fire behavior: The National Weather Service issued a Red Flag Warning for the area of the Chetco Bar Fire through 9 p.m. Saturday evening along with a Fire Weather Watch through Sunday....
Chetco Bar Fire Update August 25 Released: 8/25/2017
Chetco Bar Fire UpdateAugust 25, 2017Phone: (541) 316-5816, (541) 414-4489, (541) 247-3680, (541) 469-1177 Hours: 6a-10pEmail: chetcobarfireinfo@gmail.comInciweb:...
Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 24 Released: 8/24/2017
Chetco Bar Fire Update - August 24th Phone: 541-469-1177 6a-10p The Chetco Bar Fire is at 102,333 acres with no containment. The fire is burning in steep, rugged terrain and is still about 5.2 miles...
23 Aug Chetco Bar Fire Daily Update Released: 8/23/2017
Chetco Bar Fire Daily UpdateAugust 23, 2017 Chetco Bar Fire Information: (541) 316-5816, (541) 414-4489, (541) 247-3680, and (541) 469-1177 The Chetco Bar Fire is operating with a unified command...
When you want to help Released: 8/23/2017
When you want to help…. When a natural disaster strikes, it is common for communities and local organizations to want to help. They appreciate emergency response personnel; it is natural to want...