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Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
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The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office has issued Level 2 (Get Set To Go) evacuation notices to residences on Strande Road and Mellergaard Road at the foothills and up the draws, Shushuskin Road and the mouth of Umptanum Road up to Durr Road.
Deputies are currently going door-to-door to notify residents of the fire threat.
Under a Level 2 Notice, residents should be prepared to leave at a moment’s notice. Important papers, photos and medicines/prescriptions should be packed and ready to take with you.
The Sheriff’s Office is working with the Red Cross for shelter assistance for any residents who evacuate. If you are evacuated and need shelter, please call 509-594-0016 for further assistance.
Stay informed on evacuations and general fire information with the following resources:
Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office: 509-962-7525
Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office: https://www.facebook.com/KittitasCountySheriff
Kittitas County Interactive Fire Map is available on our Facebook page
Yakima Valley Emergency Mgmt: https://www.facebook.com/YakimaCountyOEM/
Kittitas County, from the Cascades to the Columbia, and online at http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us
Jill BeedlePublic Information OfficerKittitas County Emergency Managementjill.firstname.lastname@example.org
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.