The Withers Fire is located on Lakeview District, BLM territory, approximately 1 mile north of Paisley, OR.
Human-caused. Exact cause unknown and under investigation.
The Fire is burning in brush and short grass.
Minimal fire behavior. Backing and creeping. It is currently at a 85% containment status.
About 30 homes threatened.
179 personnel are assigned to this incident.
Equipment / Add’l Resources
3 crews, 12 engines and 2 helicopters.
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