Milepost 97
FIRE
13,119
acres
16 mi
SE of Winston, OR
3 months
time burning
UNKNOWN
Last Updated: 2 months ago
Incident #: NWCG-6461
Fire Start: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 3:00 PM PDT

Current Weather

Fire Growth Potential


Fire Weather Forecast


Incident Overview Updated: 2 months ago

The Milepost 97 fire, located about 1 mile southeast of Canyonville was reported Wednesday, July 24th at approximately 10:00 p.m. The fire is burning in steep, rocky terrain with limited access. Currently, the Milepost 97 Fire is burning in an old fire scar that originally burned in 1987.

The Oregon Department of Forestry Incident Management Team #3 (IC Smith) has been assigned to the fire to assist the Douglas Forest Protective Association with fire suppression efforts.

Basic Information

Incident Type:
Wildfire
Cause:
Human
Date of Origin:
Wednesday July 24th, 2019 approx. 10:00 PM
Location:
1 mile south of Canyonville
Coordinates:
42.913, -123.268
Size (Acres):
13,119
Containment:
100%

Planned Outlook

Planned Actions:
Patrol the fire as needed

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