"Active fire behavior in … Updated: December 19, 2020 @ 8:05 pm HOOD RIVER, Ore. — A wildfire burning 8 miles south of Hood River is about 313 acres in size. Officials with ODF said the fire is burning in slash piles, nearby … (Courtesy of Nick Anderson) A helicopter scoops water to drop on the Mosier Creek Fire … 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 … Rainfall near an inch.. Tonight. Low 47F. The fire broke out Wednesday in the community of Mosier, which is between Hood River, Oregon, and The Dalles along Interstate 84. Chance of rain 100%. 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, OR (97031) Today. Periods of rain. Low 47F. Periods of rain. The fire sparked Wednesday afternoon and has grown swiftly, according to local officials, not far from Interstate 84 and east of Hood River. Fire Chief’s Message. Chance of rain 100%. 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. The blaze, known as the Fir Mountain Fire, is 60% contained, fire officials said Friday. A helicopter scoops water to drop on the Mosier Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge, Aug. 12, 2020. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. It has prompted evacuations and grew to … 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. Twitter Share. The fire, about 8 miles southeast of Hood River, may impact some roads in the area. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. 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 Hood River and Barlow ranger districts will reopen, except for the area surrounding the White River fire, which is … Rainfall near an inch. Hood River Fire & EMS has a proud history of serving our community since 1904.