Fire Danger

7:22am

Thu July 4, 2013
Fire Restrictions

Colorado Officials Urge Caution With Fire This Weekend

In many areas of Colorado, campfires are only permitted in designated campsites
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12:55pm

Mon December 3, 2012
Wildfires

Boulder County Sheriff Orders Fire Ban

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Citing winds, high temperatures, and the lack of moisture, the Boulder County Sheriff’s office has ordered a fire ban for unincorporated parts of the county.

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6:00am

Thu June 21, 2012
Fire Restrictions

Fire Restrictions Tighten as Extreme Fire Danger Continues

Campfires aren't permitted under Stage II fire restrictions
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Amid high fire danger and continued hot, dry weather, some Colorado communities are enhancing their fire restrictions this week.

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1:39pm

Mon June 4, 2012
Environment

Larimer County Extends Open Fire Ban; Fireworks Not Included

Grace Hood

In the wake of the Hewlett Fire, which scorched 7,685 acres, Larimer County Commissioners have decided to extend open fire restrictions into the summer. However, the restrictions will not apply to the use and sale of fireworks.

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6:00am

Thu September 1, 2011
Fire Danger

Fire Danger Increases before Holiday Weekend

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Cooler weather is expected for Colorado going into the Labor Day weekend but there’s also a forecast for increased fire danger today.

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