August 7 Lightning Fires
Incident: Klamath National Forest Lightning Fires Wildfire
Last night, another lightning storm moved through the Klamath National Forest. Multiple lightning started fires were reported this morning. Klamath National Forest, CAL FIRE and other crews are responding and making headway in containing fires before they spread. Activity is centered around the Tennent area on the Goosenest Ranger District at this time. Lightning maps show clustered strikes from Tennent to north of Dorris.
A Red Flag Warning is in effect until 11:00 p.m. today for dry thunderstorms and associated erratic winds. Please call 911 to report wildfires. Klamath Antional Forest Fire information is available by calling 530-841-4451.