Fire Rating Status: MODERATE

Fire Status for Tuesday May 25th, 2021 is MODERATE

Moderate Fire Status:

  • Current Fire Restrictions in Place
  • Burn Permits are reinstated
  • Limit Outdoor Burning
  • Fires can start from most causes but, with the exception of lightning fires in some areas, the number of starts is generally low.
  • Fires in open cured grasslands will burn briskly and spread rapidly on windy days.
  • Timber fires spread slowly to moderately fast.
  • The average fire is of moderate intensity, although heavy concentrations of fuel, especially draped fuel, may burn hot.
  • Short distance spotting may occur, but is not persistent.
  • Fires are not likely to become serious and control is relatively easy.
  • May carry out any burning activities with caution, including brush pile burning.

For more information, visit the Fire Prevention page of our website or Contact the Fire Chief below.

Dated this 25th day of May, 2021.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Nelson Johnson
Fire Chief/CEMC
(705) 286-1202 or 705-286-1260 ext 560