Business Calls Only - Cowlitz County Fire District 7
Po Box 743
Prepare for Wildfire
While more and more Washingtonians are making their homes in woodland settings, they face the very real and growing danger of wildfire.
Industrial Fire Precaution Levels (IFPL)
Protection from Wildfire Activated when needed during the summer fire season, Industrial Fire Precaution Levels (IFPL) are an activity closure system to reduce wildfire risk. By law, it applies to woods workers and other industrial forest users on 13 million acres of unimproved private and state forestland protected by the agency. Link to the full page IFPL map for viewing.
Campfires prohibited in northwest Washington
Region faces extreme fire danger due to continued hot, dry weather The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR), in partnership with local county fire marshal offices, is instituting an outdoor burn ban effective 12:01 a.m. Friday, Sept. 1 until further notice.
Washington Smoke Information
This site is an effort by county, state, and Federal agencies and Indian Tribes to coordinate and aggregate information for Washington communities affected by smoke from wildland fires. The information is posted here by the agencies themselves while volunteers built and maintain the page.
InciWeb the Incident Information System: Snake River Fire
The fire is approximately 3,100 acres of mainly grassland on the very steep slope of the Snake River. It is located east of Pomeroy, Washington, on the west side of the river. This fire is considered a State Mobilization Fire
The fire is being handled by hand crews and aircraft due to steepness of the terrain. Engines and their crews can only maneuver on the flats above the river’s slope. Sunday’s winds, moving to the east, did battle with the terrain driven uphill…
National Weather Service Text Product Display
000 WWUS86 KOTX 161218 RFWOTX URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Spokane WA 518 AM PDT Sun Jul 16 2017 WAZ677-170000- /O.NEW.KOTX.FW.W.0008.170716T2100Z-170717T0400Z/ East Washington Central Cascade Valleys (Zone 677)- 518 AM PDT Sun Jul 16 2017 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR EAST WASHINGTON CENTRAL CASCADE VALLEYS…