Wildfire Activity Intensifies: Be Evacuation Ready!
Wildfire activity continues in 13 states where 80 large fires have burned 1,174,486 acres. More than 19,600 wildland firefighters and support personnel are currently deployed.
Over the weekend, fuels and fire behavior advisories were issued for south/central Idaho, Northern California, Northern Rockies, and south/central Oregon. Many of these advisories describe extraordinarily dry fuels, resulting in elevated fire potential and fire activity.
Number of active large fires (Total does not include individual fires within complexes):
Total Fires (80)
New Mexico (1)
Acres from active fires 1,174,486
Fires contained 4
Current active fires in California: 3
Fork, River, & Dixie – Current Status.
Please utilize the below links if you are at risk of evacuation. If authorities advise you to evacuate, do so as soon as you can and have multiple routes planned if possible.
- Evacuation Readiness List created by the RMC team!
- FEMA Emergency Supply List
- Ready.gov Emergency Supply List