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Nash Fire

Unit Information

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

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Incident Contact

McKenzie River Ranger District
Phone: 541-822-3381
Hours: M-F 8:00AM-4:30PM

News Releases — Nash Fire

Willamette Wildfire Update - September 12 Released: 9/12/2017
Horse Creek Complex: Olallie Lookout Fire, 1,221 acres; Roney Fire, 3,161 acres; Avenue Fire, 2,038 acres; Separation Fire, 16,588 acres, Nash Fire, 6,409 acres; Rebel Fire, 7,992 Current...
Air Quality Summary - September 12 Released: 9/12/2017
SmokeThe west/northwest wind today will push smoke from the Horse Creek Complex, Nash, Rebel, Milli and Whitewater fires to the east over the crest. This will cause impacts the East Cascades forecast...
Air Quality Summary - September 11 Released: 9/11/2017
SmokeThe east wind today will continue to push smoke from the Horse Creek Complex, Nash, Rebel, Milli and Whitewater fires to the west over the crest. This will improve air quality in the East...
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 of the smoke to the east. With a returning east wind tonight expect smoke to return in the overnight hours. Smoke from the Horse Creek Complex, Nash,...
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 Nash, Horse Complex, Milli and Whitewater fires will continue to impact the forecast area. The communities of Black Butte Ranch, Sisters, Redmond, Madras, Prineville and Bend...
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 Nash, Milli and Whitewater fireswill continue to impact the forecast area. The communitiesof Black Butte Ranch, Sisters, Redmond, and Bend will seemoderated smoke conditions....