Some residents of Skamania County have chosen to relocate to a different area during the ongoing fires despite not being on any kind of evacuation level. For those concerned that there are new evacuations levels, we would like to remind everyone that at this time there are NO new levels of evacuation issued for ANY part of Skamania County.
Should you have questions please refer to the Fire Information Line at 509 427 9490 OPT 7 or continue to follow this page. Also, the link below was released earlier giving a good explanation of the fire and its location.
This morning a briefing was held in regards to the Archer Mountain Fire above Skamania, WA. The most current update is that the fire has increased in size to around 60 acres. There are around 75 firefighters currently battling the blaze. While there are are no structures currently threatened by the fire, local fire departments are conducting structure protection procedures as a precaution. We will continue to update both www.skamaniasheriff.com and our facebook page as updates do roll in. Thank You.