DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. -- The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has upgraded evacuation notices due to the Wildcat Fire.
The fire is moving toward some residential areas near Upper Cow Creek Road, which is why some are asked to evacuate now.
Below are the current evacuation notices:
LEVEL 3 GO
- All homes on Upper Cow Creek Road with addresses from 20039 to 20700.
Level 3 Go means leave immediately as danger is imminent.
LEVEL 2 BE SET
- All homes on Upper Cow Creek Road with addresses from 18300 to 20000.
Level 2 Be Set means residents should be prepared to leave at a moment's notice as there is significant danger in the area. Residents can choose to find a place to stay or gather necessary belongings in case the evacuation notice is upgraded.
Residents can opt-in to receive emergency alerts based on their address by registering HERE
An interactive evacuation map can be found HERE
Information regarding the Wildcat Fire will be released by the U.S. Forest Service.