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Horse Creek Complex

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Willamette National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Springfield, OR 97477

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News Releases — Horse Creek Complex

Air Quality Summary - September 10 Released: 9/10/2017
SmokeThe west wind from yesterday has pushed most of the smoke to the east. With a returning east wind today expect smoke to return in the evening. Smoke from the Whitewater Fire will continue to...
Mt. Washington Fire Closure - September 4 Released: 9/9/2017
Please visit the Willamette National Forest Closure page to view current fire related
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...
Nash Fire Operations Update 9-8-17 Released: 9/8/2017
Jayson Coil, Operations with the Southwest Area Incident Management Team, provides updates on fire activity and firefighter efforts on the #NashFire.
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 willcontinue to impact the forecast area. The communities ofOakridge, Mckenzie Bridge, Cascade Lakes, La Pine, Bendwill 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...
Video and Resources from Sept 5 McKenzie Bridge Community Meeting Released: 9/6/2017
Video from the September 5 Horse Creek Complex and Rebel Fire Community Meeting at the McKenzie School is available on A Red Cross Shelter...