NEW FIRES OVER 10 ACRES:None
2500 Road FireThis fire is three miles northeast of Depoe Bay. Updated mapping shows the current size at 202 acres. The fire is now 20 percent contained. Mop-up operations will continue today to better secure the fire perimeter.
Strong winds out of the northeast are expected today that will test containment lines.
Fogarty Creek State Park remains closed to the public while firefighters use the facility for fire camp.
Cleveland Ridge Fire
The Cleveland Ridge Fire is completely trailed and 35 percent contained. Updated mapping shows the current fire size at 530 acres.
Tactics for today include strengthening containment lines with aerial support and mopping up hot spots along the fire perimeter.
Temperatures are expected to be in the high 90s and humidity will be around 10 percent. This combination will produce active fire behavior that will test containment lines.
A Level 1 Evacuation Notice remains in effect for residents in the immediate area of the fire.
Cause is under investigation. Maps and additional information for the Cleveland Ridge Fire can be found at https://swofiredata.com.
Fires on Other Jurisdictions
For more info on these fires visit the Northwest Interagency Coordination Center.
The 313-acre Hot Springs Fire, burning in grass fuels seven miles north of Warm Springs, is 31 percent contained. Cause is under investigation.
Cherry Road FireThe 35,100-acre Cherry Road Fire burning seven miles south of Adrian is 85 percent contained. Cause is under investigation.
Rail FireThe 32,510-acre Rail Fire burning 10 miles WSW of Unity is 47 percent contained. Cause is under investigation.
Fire Investigators Seeking Assistance
Thousands of recreationists enjoying the forests this summer can serve as eyes and ears to report suspected illegal activity in the woods. Call the Oregon State Police Tip Line, 503-375-3555, to confidentially report tips.