Feb 22, 2018 – 0800
TODAY: Sulphur Canyon pile burning scheduled for
today (Feb 22), weather permitting. Planned ignitions will
begin from 0900 to 1100 and complete mid-afternoon.
The 2018 fire season is here, folks. Drought conditions have returned.
Fire Danger Level for Mountainair is HIGH and for Sandia Ranger District is MODERATE without Fire Restrictions.
RED FLAG (all or part of area): none declared at this time
ACTIVE FIRES: No major fires are active within the area at this time.
Rx BURN(S): Sulphur Canyon pile burning scheduled for Feb 21-22, weather permitting.
OTHER HAZARDS WITHIN AREA:
Occasionally, smoke/smaze may be visible (or smelled) from fires outside our region. Smoke may be visible from Sulphur Canyon pile burns.