Second Evacuation Notice for TRE and Topaz Lake

Evacuations Issued for Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake Areas Second Notification; Please Leave the Area
Posted on 07/22/2021
Evacuations Issued for Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake Areas Second Notification; Please Leave the AreaMinden, NV- Evacuations have been issued for all residents in the Topaz Ranch Estates and Topaz Lake areas. All residents are being asked to evacuate to Smith Valley High School. Emergency warnings are being sent to cell phones. Do not wait for emergency personnel to come to your door, although deputies are in the area asking residents to leave the area now. Highway 395 is now closed from China Springs Rd. to the NV/CA state line, and at 395 and SR208.

Evacuation Locations
Smith Valley High School
20 Day Lane
Smith, NV 89430

Douglas County Community and Senior Center (Pet Friendly)
1329 Waterloo Lane
Gardnerville, NV 89410

***The Douglas County Community and Senior Center will aid in getting your pet to an adequate shelter location upon check-in. You may not be able to be with your pet.

Dressler Park (Livestock Friendly)
23 Circle Drive
Wellington, NV 89444

For Fire information visit:
Inciweb: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7674/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tamarackfireinfo/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Douglascountynv
Twitter: @HumboldtToiyabe
#TamarackFire Fire Information Number: 775-446-5438

For Douglas County Specific Information visit https://www.douglascountynv.gov/cms/One.aspx?portalId=12493103&pageId=17856213

** This situation continues to evolve, please check the website and respond to emergency personnel accordingly**


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