Growth Of The Antelope Fire Slows Over The Weekend

The River Complex in Klamath National Forest is now 185,900 acres and containment is at 21%. Evacuation orders are in effect for Callahan, Mosquito Lake, Eagle Creek, and Sawyers Bar. That’s in addition to Cecilville, Summerville, Petersburg and more of the Coffee Creek area.

The Antelope Fire is burning in the Antelope Creek Drainage east of Mount Shasta. After blowing up on Friday, the fire grew only a little bit over the weekend, now 145,200 acres, with 63% containment. Evacuations are ordered for areas east of Forest Road 15, Davis Road, south of Bonita Butte, west of Fourmile Hill, north of Little Glass Mountain, and Medicine Lake.

The McCash Fire in a remote area of the Marble Mountain Wilderness in the area of Ten Bear Mountain and McCash Creek has grown to 74,000 acres with 11% containment.