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Evacuations and road closures for September 2020 fires

Multiple areas in Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, and Siskiyou counties remain under evacuation orders or warnings after winds spurred a flurry of wildfires throughout Oregon and California.

Posted: Sep 9, 2020 11:01 AM
Updated: Sep 24, 2020 3:24 PM

Almeda Drive Fire (Jackson County)

  • Level 3 "GO" evacuation orders: None at this time.
  • Level 2 "Be Set" evacuation warnings: None at this time.
  • Level 1 "Be Ready" evacuation notices: None at this time.
  • Road Closures: None at this time.

See the interactive map here for a more detailed view of the burned area.


South Obenchain Fire (Jackson County)

  • Level 3 "GO" evacuation orders: None at this time.
  • Level 2 "Be Set" evacuation warnings: Only areas immediately around the fire, stretching east from Obenchain Road to areas south of Butte Falls.
  • Level 1 "Be Ready" evacuation notices: All areas immediately around the fire stretching southeast from Shady Cove to include Butte Falls and along the north side of Highway 140 east of Brownsboro — with the exception of the Level 3 zone indicated above.
  • Road Closures: None at this time.

See the interactive map here for a more detailed view of evacuation area.


Slater Fire (Siskiyou & Josephine County)

  • Level 3 “GO”: 10,000 block of Takilma Road south to Oregon State line AND residences on Page Creek Road.
  • Level 2 “Be Set”: US Hwy 199 from Milepost 37 to the Oregon State Line. Includes Elk Creek Rd, Dwight Creek Rd, Althouse Creek area, Takilma Rd from 7,000 block to 10,000 block and Happy Camp Rd to Milepost 3.
  • Level 1 “Be Ready”: ALL residences on the NORTH side of Caves Hwy 46 from the WEST end of Holland Loop Road to Grayback Road.
  • Road Closures: None at this time.

See the interactive map here for a more detailed view of the evacuation area.


Two Four Two Fire (Klamath County)

  • Level 3 "GO" evacuation orders: None at this time.
  • Level 2 "Be Set" evacuation warnings:  None at this time.
  • Level 1 "Be Ready" evacuation notices: None at this time.
  • Road Closures: None at this time.

The Red Cross has established an evacuation center at Kla-Mo-Ya south of Chiloquin. Evacuees or those with questions are advised to not call 911 unless it is an emergency, but instead go to Kla-Mo-Ya in person. The Klamath County Fairgrounds are also available for evacuees with trailers or animals. RV hook-ups and animal holding facilities are available.


Brattain Fire (Lake County)

  • Level 3 "GO" evacuation orders: None at this time.
  • Level 2 "Be Set" evacuation warnings: None at this time.
  • Level 1 "Be Ready" evacuation notices: Highway 21 from Red House Lane (north of Paisley) north to Forest Road 29, also known as Government Harvey.

The Red Cross has an evacuation area at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Lakeview (1900 North 4th St.). There will be fire information there as well.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 224547

Reported Deaths: 2877
CountyCasesDeaths
Multnomah42425618
Washington28176259
Marion24842333
Clackamas20349243
Lane15401176
Jackson13240160
Deschutes1074187
Umatilla988394
Linn644882
Yamhill515882
Klamath498279
Douglas479594
Polk440457
Josephine438076
Malheur370967
Benton354822
Jefferson252842
Coos241040
Columbia213732
Union175924
Wasco160631
Lincoln159122
Crook144724
Hood River128934
Morrow125017
Clatsop123711
Baker116018
Curry86512
Tillamook7985
Grant5657
Lake4868
Harney46611
Wallowa2486
Gilliam881
Sherman872
Wheeler491
Unassigned00

California Coronavirus Cases

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Cases: 4003787

Reported Deaths: 64620
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles131165624721
Riverside3112424667
San Bernardino3095025265
San Diego3011003805
Orange2856205146
Santa Clara1245862183
Sacramento1178311790
Kern1143421428
Fresno1057321746
Alameda980131290
Ventura845891046
Contra Costa78084836
San Joaquin776151461
Stanislaus666191097
Tulare50731854
San Mateo45255588
Monterey44651528
San Francisco41758565
Solano36525261
Santa Barbara36106469
Sonoma33414331
Merced33321485
Imperial29333746
Placer25624307
Kings23790251
San Luis Obispo22356267
Madera17220249
Santa Cruz16779207
Yolo15149215
Marin15039243
Butte13523205
Shasta13179242
El Dorado11312121
Napa1055282
Sutter10343127
Yuba712950
San Benito632664
Tehama592766
Lassen590526
Nevada568575
Humboldt535154
Mendocino485652
Tuolumne469173
Lake440866
Amador395348
Siskiyou259640
Glenn248127
Colusa238118
Calaveras235658
Del Norte174710
Inyo148238
Mono13395
Plumas7926
Modoc5767
Mariposa5377
Trinity4696
Sierra1370
Alpine910
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