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Jack Fire

Unit Information

Umpqua National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
Oregon
Roseburg, OR 97471

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Incident Contact

Jack Fire Information
Email: 2021.jack@firenet.gov
Phone: 541-482-1331
Hours: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

News Releases — Jack Fire

Rough Patch and Jack Fire Update Sept 20, 2021 Released: 9/20/2021
Incident Summary:  As much as 2 inches of rain fell over the majority of the Rough Patch Complex and the Jack Fire since Friday night.  This significant amount of rain decreased fire activity...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Daily Update Sept 19, 2021 Released: 9/19/2021
Incident Summary:  A soaking rain over the last 24 hours minimized fire activity across the entire Rough Patch Complex and Jack Fire. A strong front early Saturday morning brought over 1.5 inches...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Daily Update Sept 18, 2021 Released: 9/18/2021
Incident Summary:  Fire lines across the Rough Patch Fire were tested by unfavorable weather on Friday.  Low humidity and gusty southwest winds aligned with terrain causing increased fire activity...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Daily Update Sept 17, 2021 Released: 9/17/2021
Incident Summary:  Dry air will continue over the fire area today ahead of the awaited moisture system. Rain is expected to arrive late Friday evening through early Saturday morning. Its arrival...
Jack Fire & Rough Patch Update Sept. 16, 2021 Released: 9/16/2021
Incident Summary:  Firefighting operations continue across all areas of the complex by applying a full suppression strategy. A dry warming trend continues to move over the fire area similar to...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Daily Update Sept 15, 2021 Released: 9/15/2021
Incident Summary:  Yesterday’s warm and dry air resulted in increased fire activity; however, there was limited uncontrolled fire growth on the Complex.  Fire personnel took advantage of...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Update for Sept 14, 2021 Released: 9/14/2021
Incident Summary:  Warmer and drier air began impacting the fire area yesterday.   Last night’s breezy east winds are forecasted to transition to north winds today.   These north dry and...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Daily Update Sept 13, 2021 Released: 9/13/2021
Incident Summary:  To start the week there will be a shift to hot and dry weather with gradually decreasing humidity. The incoming flow of  warm, dry air with wind gusts up to 20 mph over the...
Rough Patch Complex and Jack Fires Daily Update- Sept 12 Released: 9/12/2021
Incident Summary:  Expected upcoming weather will rotate from hot and dry to cool with increased humidity throughout the week. This constant shift in weather will affect regions of the fire...
Rough Patch and Jack Fire Update for September 10, 2021 Released: 9/10/2021
Incident Summary:  The Great Basin Incident Management Team 2 took command of the Rough Patch Complex and Jack Fires at 6:00 a.m. Both fires are being managed under a full suppression strategy using...