Reminder: County burning ban in effect during red flag warnings

Due to ongoing high fire danger, Snohomish County announced a reminder of existing red flag warning issued by the National Weather Service. During a red flag warning, all fires including recreational fires are banned. To check status, visit

An outdoor burn ban was announced June 9, and it remains in effect for all of Snohomish County. All outdoor burn permits, including permits issued by PSCAA (Puget Sound Clean Air Agency) for agricultural burning, are suspended until the ban is lifted. It will remain in effect until there is a sustained period of rainfall and fire risk is reduced.

Contact the county’s Outdoor Burning Information Hotline at 425-388-3508 for updated information.

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