Todays fire rating is Extreme
Current Fire Rating:Extreme
Fire Rating: TOTAL FIRE BAN
FIRE BAN Smoky Lake County
Smoky Lake County has implemented a TOTAL FIRE BAN effective 12:00 p.m. May 1, 2023. This will remain in effect until further notice.
The Fire Ban means there are absolutely no outdoor fires permitted including, but not limited to; open fires, camp fires, brush piles and burning barrels. The discharge of fireworks is also prohibited during this ban. No new fire permits will be issued during the period of the ban and all previously issued permits remain cancelled.
Gas fueled barbeques with lids and liquid fueled camping stoves and fire pits (Camp Fire in a Can) will be allowed.
During this time, the use of Off-Highway Vehicles (OHV) is not recommended and should not be operated until further notice.
A person who sets a fire during this ban may be prosecuted and will be responsible for the costs of extinguishing the fire pursuant to Smoky Lake County Fire Protection Service Bylaw 1285-15.
For further information please contact the Smoky Lake County, (780) 656-3730.
This fire ban will stay in effect until fire hazard conditions improve significantly.