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Rebel Fire

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Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3106 Pierce Parkway
Springfield, OR 97477

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News Releases — Rebel Fire

Air Quality Summary - September 11 Released: 9/11/2017
SmokeThe east wind today will continue to push smokefrom the Horse Creek Complex, Nash, Rebel, Milli andWhitewater fires to the west. This will decrease air qualityin Mill City, Detroit, Brietenbush,...
Fire Behavior Expected to Increase as Warmer and Drier Conditions Return Released: 9/10/2017
We are seeing a warmer and drier trend over the next couple of days with light winds in the afternoon. Exposed areas and ridges will see the most drying whereas shaded areas will see less drying....
Air Quality Summary - September 10 Released: 9/10/2017
SmokeThe west wind from yesterday has pushed most ofthe smoke to the east. With a returning east wind todayexpect smoke to return in the evening. Smoke from theWhitewater Fire will continue to impact...
Cool Weather Helps Firefighting Efforts - September 9 Released: 9/9/2017
Today we should see cool temperatures and high humidity, with a possibility of light showers in the morning and in the evening. In the afternoon, there could be increased west winds, but fire...
Air Quality Summary - September 9 Released: 9/9/2017
Smoke: Smoke from the Horse Creek Complex and Whitewater Fire will continue to impact the forecast area. The communities of Mill City and Detroit will see improved conditions while Brietenbush, Black...
Temporary Reprieve in Fire Behavior after Rain Released: 9/8/2017
There is a slight chance of showers today. The cooler temperatures and higher humidities will dampen fire behavior. With the lower burning potential, if there are any fire starts from recent...
Air Quality Summary - September 8 Released: 9/8/2017
SmokeSmoke from the Horse Creek Compex will continue to impact the forecast area. The communities of Oakridge, Mckenzie Bridge, Cascade Lakes, La Pine, Bend will see improved conditions. Black Butte...
Willamette Fire Update - September 7 Released: 9/7/2017
Weather should Moderate Fire Behavior Today There is a Red Flag Warning again today, Thursday, for abundant lightning. The smoke and cloud cover should moderate fire activity but there is still the...
Air Quality Summary - September 7 Released: 9/7/2017
SmokeThe Nash and Separation fires have combined, and continue to produced smoke that will continue to impact Black Butte Ranch, Sisters, Redmond, Bend, Cascade Lakes and La Pine. The Milli fire...
Willamette Fire Update - September 6 Released: 9/6/2017
Red Flag Warning for Abundant Lightning TodayThere is a Red Flag Warning this afternoon through Thursday evening for abundant lightning. Higher humidity and cloud covershould moderate fire activity...