Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. The White River fire, which started Aug. 17 and grew to more than 17,000 acres, is now 70% contained. Hood River Fire & EMS has a proud history of serving our community since 1904. Periods of rain. Rainfall near an inch. Twitter Share. The men and women of Hood River Fire & EMS are here to help you and are committed to providing the highest levels of service possible. Chance of rain 100%. The fire sparked Wednesday afternoon and has grown swiftly, according to local officials, not far from Interstate 84 and east of Hood River. Low 47F. The fire, about 8 miles southeast of Hood River, may impact some roads in the area. Chance of rain 100%. The blaze, known as the Fir Mountain Fire, is 60% contained, fire officials said Friday. Fire Chief’s Message. Officials with ODF said the fire is burning in slash piles, nearby … Revised - Clackamas River Ranger District Fire Closure Closure - 10/29/2020 Riverside Fire Update for 10/21/2020 News - 10/21/2020 Riverside and Lionshead(MHF) Fires Update for October 17, 2020 News - 10/17/2020 The Fir Mountain Fire about 8 miles southeast of Hood River began August 1, 2020 (ODF) Follow KOIN 6 for the latest news and weather Download … Updated: December 19, 2020 @ 8:05 pm Periods of rain. The Fir Mountain Fire, which began August 1 about 8 miles east of Hood River, was human caused, officials with the Oregon Department of Forestry said. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. The Hood River and Barlow ranger districts will reopen, except for the area surrounding the White River fire, which is … "Active fire behavior in … The fire broke out Wednesday in the community of Mosier, which is between Hood River, Oregon, and The Dalles along Interstate 84. Hood River, OR (97031) Today. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. HOOD RIVER, Ore. — A wildfire burning 8 miles south of Hood River is about 313 acres in size. Rainfall near an inch.. Tonight. (Courtesy of Nick Anderson) A helicopter scoops water to drop on the Mosier Creek Fire … A helicopter scoops water to drop on the Mosier Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge, Aug. 12, 2020. It has prompted evacuations and grew to … Low 47F.