Resources for tracking fires in Oregon and Washington


Here's a great resource for tracking the fires.

First up, maps. I think this is the best one:

There's also this one:

It uses satellites to pinpoint where the hot spots on the ground are. It's good for getting a general idea of where there fires are, but it's not 100% accurate and it won't be able to tell you if the fire is on one side of the road vs the other, if you're trying to find out if a specific house is on fire. (Trust me, I tried...)

Second, for those of you living in Clackamas County, here are the evacuation notices. SUPER important to check this often because it changes.

Here's one for Washington County:

Additionally, follow these people on Twitter

Clackamas County Sheriff: @ClackCoSheriff

Clackamas Fire District: @clackamasfire

Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue: @TVFR

Red Cross Cascades: @RedCrossCasc

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