Klamathon Fire Update
The fire has consumed 36,500+ acres and containment improved to 40%. During a community meeting held this evening Oregon Department of Forestry, CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 4, Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Rogue Valley Fire Chiefs, and BLM stated that fire lines are currently holding.
Evacuation Levels Improve
Colestin Road, Old Highway 99 from the California border to Mt. Ashland Ski Road and Old Highway 99 to just Callahan's Lodge moved from a "Level 3" (GO) to "LEVEL 2" (BE SET).
Mt. Ashland Ski Road from the ski resort to Highway 99, and Highway 99 from Mt. Ashland Ski Road to the 6700-block is now at "Level 1" (BE READY) .