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Jack Fire

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

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

News Releases — Jack Fire

Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Thursday, Aug. 12 Released: 8/12/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Firefighters are working to strengthen primary, alternate and contingency lines around the Rough Patch Complex and Jack Fire footprints.   “Most of our indirect containment...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Wednesday, Aug. 11 Released: 8/11/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Ground resources are putting the final touches on primary, alternate and contingency lines today in preparation for ignition operations Thursday, on both the Rough Patch Complex and...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Tuesday, Aug. 10 Released: 8/10/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – New area closures are in place for the protection of the public and to provide firefighters with unrestricted access to the many fires scattered across the Rough Patch...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Monday, Aug. 9 Released: 8/9/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Firefighters continue building line and fighting the fire directly where it is safe to do so in preparation for another extreme heat wave moving into the region.   “A lot of work...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Sunday, Aug. 8 Released: 8/8/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Firefighters will be working to establish anchor points in several key locations today, fire officials said.    The team will create anchor points to the west and south of the...
Jack Fire Update for Saturday, August 7 Released: 8/7/2021
Rough Patch Complex/Jack Fire update for Saturday, Aug. 7GLIDE, Ore. – Extreme heat will move into the area again early next week, with high temperatures of 100 degrees or more and humidity in the...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Friday, Aug. 6 Released: 8/6/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Seasonal temperatures and higher humidities are expected to continue through the weekend, but temperatures will climb back into the 90s early next week, with possible Red Flag...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Thursday, Aug. 5 Released: 8/5/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Cooler weather and higher humidity should moderate fire activity across the Rough Patch Complex and Jack Fire, but fuels remain dry and will burn readily, fire officials said.  ...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Wednesday, Aug. 3 Released: 8/4/2021
 GLIDE, Ore. – Newer fires on the North Umpqua Ranger District are requiring more of firefighters’ attention this week than the month-old Jack Fire, officials said Tuesday.The Chilcoot II Fire,...
Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex update for Tuesday, Aug. 3 Released: 8/3/2021
GLIDE, Ore. – Firefighters spent much of Monday locating and combating new lightning starts in and around the Jack Fire and Rough Patch Complex and expect to continue today, fire officials...