**URGENT** FIRE BAN ordered 6/28/18

On June 28, 2018, at 8:00 a.m., Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader ordered a Stage 2 Temporary FIRE BAN. This ban applies to all lands in Jefferson County.

The Fire Danger Rating in unincorporated Jefferson County is high. The warmer and drier conditions that are forecast are expected to elevate the rating even higher. In addition, the overall trend of hot and dry weather is expected to continue into next week.

Please see the Jefferson County Fire Restrictions and Bans web page for all the details.