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Fire at Ilwaco Landing on Columbia River; Ilwaco, WA

161 Robert Gray Dr, Ilwaco, WA 98624 | 2024-Jan-22

Initial Notification: On 22-JAN-2024, the USCG IMD Astoria contacted the NOAA SSC about a fire at the Ilwaco Landing, on the Columbia River, WA. The fire started approx. 1100 this morning. There is an approx. 1700-lb. Freon tank, 2 15-gal. propane tanks, and a 50-gal. drum of hydraulic oil on site. An explosion was heard earlier, the fire is reported to be taking over cars on the pier, there are no reports of vessel impact yet. An NWS SPOT weather forecast and air dispersion modeling were requested.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Latitude (approximate): 46° 18.14′ North
Longitude (approximate): 124° 2.57′ West