Portland Wildfire Information

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The week of Sept. 7, 2020, extreme winds and high temperatures energized more than 40 large wildfires that burned more than 1 million acres across Oregon. Local authorities issued evacuation orders across the state spanning multiple regions, including Clackamas and Washington counties, near Portland. As of Oct. 16, the fires are largely contained and firefighters are focused on damage assessment and debris removal. Rain may present risks of landslides.

Current Conditions in Portland

At this time, there are no impacts to air quality or closures in Portland due to wildfires.

Regional Closures

Some Western Oregon outdoor recreation sites remain closed. The list below is not comprehensive – please check with the site you are trying to visit for the most-up-to-date information.

Local News Sites

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