From Tillamook Emergency Management:
Mandatory evacuation ordered due to Fire in Idaville Area.
Tillamook County Incident Command has ordered a mandatory evacuation for Evacuation Level 3 –
Waltz Hill Rd to Baseline Rd
Baseline Rd to Bewley Rd
Bewley Rd to Vaughn Rd
Vaughn Rd to Aldebrook Rd
This incudes Willowbrook Dr, Timberline Rd, Salmonberry Rd, Seattle Rd east of Bewley Rd, western Nobel Springs, and Pike Rd. We are also evacuating Kilchis Park.
Parts of Kilchis Rd are expected to go level 3 soon.
Surrounding areas are Level 2
Be ready to evacuate immediately
ADDITIONALLY – Otis Fire is flared up, Hwy 18 is closed, US 101 S/B is closed at Slab Creek Rd S. and North Lincoln City is under level 3 evacuation all the way down to the outlet malls. This will cause people from Lincoln to come north looking for shelter.
Those who are evacuating, the Tillamook County Fairgrounds is the evacuation site. We are housing evacuees in the 4H Dorms. They are also able to accept horses, dogs, and cats, as well as other animals. If you have questions please contact the fairgrounds Cami at 503-864-8052 for housing persons and horses. Hayden at 503-812-6189 for all other livestock or domestic animals.