2022| McKinney Fire

Last updated 8/12/2022 10:10am PDT
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  • I’ve added 8/12 Incident maps to the maps section below. These are the last maps I will upload directly to this page for this incident. Going forward, current maps can be found on the fire’s Inciweb page.

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Siskiyou County Evacuation Map
Evacuation Checklist
Shelter InformationHuman Shelter:
Weed Community Center
161 E. Lincoln Ave
Weed, CA 96094
Phone: 530-938-9914
Red Cross Gold Country Twitter

If you require transportation assistance in order to leave an Evacuation Order area, call 2-1-1 and bus transportation may be arranged. This is only for those with access/functional needs or who have no mode of transportation.

Animal Shelters:
Dog Shelter:
Rescue Ranch
2216 E Oberlin Rd, Yreka, CA 96097
Rescue Ranch FB page

Cat Shelter:
Siskiyou Humane Society
109 N Broadway Street, Yreka, CA 96097
(the parking lot is next to the building, to the right of the front door)

Livestock Shelter:
1712 Fairlane Road, Yreka, CA 96097
(access from Sharps Road at horse barns)

All animals (with no known owner) found within the evacuation area will be posted to this website.
InciWeb McKinney Fire Page
Watch Duty McKinney Fire Page
Siskiyou County OES: Facebook | Twitter
Fire InformationPhone: 530-643-0279
Hours: Daily 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
MapsIncident Maps
Operations Map (McKinney + Alex) – 8/12
Operations Map (Yeti) – 8/12
PIO Map – 8/12
IR Ortho Map – 8/8 (no update since 8/8)
IR Topo Map – 8/12

Street Map + Fire Activity + Wind Plot
Global Imagery Map + Fire Activity + Wind Plot
Topo Map + Fire Activity + Wind Plot
Forest Service Map + Fire Activity + Wind Plot

Learn how to use by watching my 12min CalTopo Quick Start Video (I speak specifically about the 2020 Creek Fire but it is applicable to any fire you are tracking). 

Current Wildfires + Cameras + Satellite Data + Weather

Air Attack
Scanner ChannelsSiskiyou Co Sheriff & Fire Channel on Broadcastify
WebcamsAlert Wildfire Cameras – Tile View of nearby cameras
(note: as of 7/31 thick smoke is obstructing the view of many AW cameras close to the fire)

Traffic Cameras:
I-5 South Yreka
I-5 Central Yreka
I-5 Anderson Grade
I-5 Collier
Weather &
Purpleair Air Quality Map
AirNow Fire Map: This hybrid map shows both official EPA sensors (more accurate) and low-cost and temporary sensors (more localized and more current)
GOES WEST- Pacific Coast Viewer (satellite smoke conditions)
National Weather Service – Medford
NWS Current Forecast Discussion
Social Media
CALFire Siskiyou Unit: Facebook | Twitter
Siskiyou County OES: Facebook | Twitter
Siskiyou County Sheriff: Facebook | Twitter
Klamath National Forest: Facebook | Twitter
CHP Yreka: Facebook
Independent Social MediaFacebook
NorCal Fire Weather

@FIRIS posts official intel flight videos
@CAFireScanner (reports on fires throughout CA)
Zeke Lunder – The Lookout

Wildfire Today
Social Media Search Links#McKinney Fire on Facebook
#McKinney Fire on Twitter
Local NewsNews Media
NBC-5 Medford
Siskiyou Daily News

Individual Reporters
Mike Kreuger

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