Fire Danger Ratings Rise In Parts of Eastern Washington
News Date: 
July 8, 2021
   

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and its partners are increasing Fire Danger Ratings and Industrial Fire Precaution Levels on DNR-protected lands in parts of eastern Washington.
 
Effective Friday, July 9:
  • Fire danger will increase from Very High to Extreme in the Upper Basin Fire Danger Rating Area
  • Industrial Fire Precaution Level (IFPL) will increase from Level 2 to Level 3 in zones: 678E, 678W, 685 and 687
Residents can find their Fire Danger Rating Area online here and can find more information about the IFPL System here.
 
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