2013 Fire Season Ends
Tuesday, October 1st, 2013, 12:01:00 AM PDT
Klamath Falls, OR - Klamath and Lake Counties' 2013 Fire Season is officially ending Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 12:01 AM. Fire Season for the area has been in effect since May 10th.
Fire Managers from the Klamath-Lake District, Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF), in cooperation with other local wildland fire agencies and structural fire departments, would like to remind the public that just because fire season has been terminated, fire starts and spread may still occur under the right conditions. Please continue to use fire safe practices all year-round.
The ban on Open Debris burning in Klamath and Lake Counties is being lifted. Check with your local rural structural fire district for burning and permit regulations within their districts and ALSO the county health departments for air quality restictions.
Specific fire locations and other information can be found on the KFIFC Daily Intelligence Report
- 6 Minutes for Safety
- Thirtymile Fire Final Report
- Ten Standard Fire Orders
- 18 Watchout Situations
- Fire Danger Rating Pocket Cards - What are they?
Weather, Climate and Smoke Management
- Local Energy Release Component Charts
- Local Weather Cams - from ODOT
- Oregon Fuel Moistures - Data from WIMS
- Days Since Significant Precipitation
- Fire Weather Forecasts
- NWS Weather Observations
- Smoke Management
Policy, Plans and Agreements
- LIFC/KFIFC 2010 Daily Draw Down Guide - pdf
- South Central Oregon Task Force - pdf
- SCO Task Force MOU - pdf
- Industrial Fire Precaution Levels (Definitions)
- Fire Danger Rating (Adjective Class Descriptions)
- Radio Management - call dispatch for frequencies.
Reports, Schedules and Calendars
- KFIFC Daily Intelligence Report
- Combined LIFC-KFIFC Daily Intelligence Report
- Current Prescribed Fire Situation
- Combined LIFC-KFIFC Prescribed Fire Situation
- Northwest 7-Day Significant Fire Potential (.pdf)
- Situation Reports
- National Interagency Fire Center - NIFC
- Northwest Interagency Coordination Center - NWCC
- Interagency Airspace Coordination
- ROSS Home Page
- ORCA Fire Management Team Home Page
- Other Dispatch Offices: