Please see information above and map for areas that have been reduced to level 2 and 1 as of 9 10 2020 at 4 p m. Fire crews are continuing to fight a wildfire fire wednesday evening that s burning west of sherwood and north of newberg in washington and yamhill counties that grew to over 2 000 acres overnight.
Follow evacuation instructions provided by emergency responders and do not enter level 3 evacuation areas.
Washington county fire map evacuation. Washington county land use transportation partnered with tualatin valley fire rescue clackamas county and forest grove fire department to provide the real time evacuation maps using gis technology. The powerline fire hagg lake area and chehalem mountain bald peak wildfires ignited following historic late summer east winds which extended from the columbia gorge to the coast that hit the state on sept. By late in the evening firefighters made a stand and established a fire.
About the washington county wildfires. Here s a look at the evacuation levels currently issued for wildfires burning in oregon including marion lake clackamas lincoln and jackson counties. Deputies from the washington county sheriff s office and yamhill county sheriff s office went door to door for all level 3 evacuations and will notify any level 2 areas in person as well.
A blaze in rural washington county has torched as many as 2 000 acres authorities said. Firefighters said wednesday they were continuing to make progress but 24 hours after the fire began there. A temporary flight restriction tfr remains in place over the fire.
Below are interactive maps from oregon s office of emergency management clackamas county evacuations marion county evacuations washington county evacuations lane county evacuations and air. Note that since evacuation details can change rapidly it s also good to stay tuned to local news including local city and county facebook and twitter pages. A five alarm blaze in rural washington and yamhill counties forced the evacuation of as many as 150 homes tuesday night.
Evacuation map level 3 evacuations. The high winds brought down trees and powerlines igniting several wildfires throughout the area. See northeast washington fire information and lincoln county sheriff s office for evacuation updates along with your local news.