26 mins, 2 secs ago
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 4:39 PM PDT
US Forest Service — Umatilla National Forest
Lightning caused, ODF non stat, resources responded 7/28 | Contain: 08/05/20 1930 | Control: 08/06/20 1949
The 85-acre Matlock Fire is burning northwest of Ukiah, Oregon on the Umatilla National Forest, and is now 100 percent contained. The lightning-caused fire was first reported at 3:39 p.m. on July 28, 2020. Quick reporting from an Oregon Department of Forestry camera, along with rapid and effective initial attack by the Umatilla National Forest, helped minimize the spread of the fire.
Date of Origin:
Tuesday July 28th, 2020 approx. 03:39 PM
13.5 miles northwest of Ukiah, Oregon
North Fork John Day Ranger District Type 5
Estimated Containment Date:
Monday August 03rd, 2020 approx. 12:00 AM
Timber (litter and understory)
Minimal; smoldering inside fire perimeter.
Continued monitoring until season ending event.
May see occasional smokes from interior.
Hot, dry, and breezy forecasted weather.
Phone: (541) 519-8051
Fire Unit Information
Umatilla National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
72510 Coyote Road
Pendleton, OR 97801
Blue Mountain Interagency Dispatch Center
| La Grande, ORPhone: