This site is an effort by many city, county, tribal, state and federal agencies to coordinate and aggregate information for Oregon communities affected by wildfire smoke. The information is posted here by the agencies themselves while volunteers built and are maintaining the page.
Oregon Smoke Information
The map above is not able to show all state air quality monitors. To see the whole set, go to the left column, under Hot Links and click on DEQ Air Quality map which will bring up a map with many additional state monitors. Round icons represent permanent state air quality monitors, triangular icons represent temporary smoke monitors (when deployed).
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
July 22, 2015, Update
Fire Potential: An
upper trough will move through Oregon today and tomorrow bringing cool and
cloudy conditions with some showers. Thunderstorms will develop over southern
and eastern Oregon today although the main effects will be more cloudiness,
cooler temperatures and higher humidity. Thunderstorm chances diminish through
the end of the week before increasing again over the weekend across eastern
Oregon. However, most of the thunderstorms are expected to possess wetting
rain. upper trough will move through the area over the weekend before the ridge
begins to build next week. The probability of new large fires developing through
this weekend remains low.
are still two fires ongoing in Oregon, although they are at full
Marion OR-WIF-150208. IMT3. 19 miles SE
of Detroit, OR. Start 7/18. Full Suppression. Timber. Cause: Lightning.
121 acres (+0). 90% containment. Minimal fire behavior. Private land, fish
hatchery, boy scout camp threatened.
IMT3. 11 miles S of Dayville OR. Start 6/29. Full Suppression. Brush/Grass/Timber.
Cause: Lightning. 29,660 acres (+0). 95% containment. Minimal fire behavior.
Patrol and mop up operations ongoing.