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Evacuations and closures caused by Carlton Complex fire

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  • Thank you to all who gave to victims of Carlton Complex Fire!

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    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:26:11 GMT
    KHQ.COM - We were completely overwhelmed at how this community came together yesterday for the Q6 Cares, Inland NW Shares drive yesterday to support the victims of the Carlton Complex Fire who lost their homes. All day Monday from 5am - 6:30pm we were inundated by a constant flow of people wanting to make a difference.More >>
    KHQ.COM - We were completely overwhelmed at how this community came together yesterday for the Q6 Cares, Inland NW Shares drive yesterday to support the victims of the Carlton Complex Fire who lost their homes. All day Monday from 5am - 6:30pm we were inundated by a constant flow of people wanting to make a difference.
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Current as of July 21st, 2014 at 8:00am

Evacuations:
- The fire evacuation notice has been lifted in Brewster. The city is now at danger Level 0.

- Twisp had been downgraded to fire danger Level 1

- The fire danger level for Malott has been downgraded to Level 2
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Okanogan has been downgraded to fire danger Level 0.

Evacuation level meanings:

LEVEL 1: Persons are warned that current or projected threats from hazards associated with the approaching fires are severe. This is the time to prepare.

LEVEL 2: Conditions indicate a good probability that hazards associated with the approaching fires will severely limit our ability to provide emergency service protection. You must prepare to leave at a moment’s notice. This may be the only notice that you receive.

LEVEL 3: Current conditions present specific and immediate threats to the life and safety of persons within this area. You are advised to evacuate immediately.

Road Closures:

The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office and Public Works Department have closed several roads due to fire activity.
    • Alta Lake Road
    • Antoine Creek Road
    • B&O Road
    • Balky Hill Road
    • Bear Creek Road
    • Benson Creek Road
    • Bill Shaw Road
    • Black Canyon Road
    • Burma Road
    • Chiliwist Road
    • Davis Lake Road
    • Finley Canyon Road
    • French Creek Road
    • Gold Creek Loop Road
    • Gold Creek Road
    • Indian Dan Canyon Road
    • Lester Road
    • Libby Creek Road
    • Lower Beaver Creek Road
    • Monse River Road
    • Old 97
    • Paradise Hill Road
    • Starr Road
    • Stokes Road
    • Texas Creek Road
    • Upper Beaver Creek Road
    • Watson Draw Road

      State Highway 20 from Twisp and Omak is back open. Contact "511" for WSDOT for updated information.

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