Fire Danger

Effective 10/28/22:Yard debris burning will be allowed outside of the City Limits and Urban Growth Boundary. Please have water and a shovel handy and be a considerate neighbor with your smoke. Piles should be no larger than 4 x 4. Please use caution if winds exceed 5 mph. Natural vegetation only – no construction debris, garbage or other materials may be burned.
  • Recreational Campfires allowed inside the City Limits: YES
  • Recreational Campfires outside of the City Limits: YES
  • Yard debris burning outside of the city limits and urban growth boundary is: YES
  • Yard debris burning inside of the city limits and urban growth boundary is: NO
Additional Information:
Yard debris disposal for city and urban growth boundary residents is limited due to the Apple Maggot Quarantine. More information can be found at: If you have any questions regarding the current burn status please contact Chelan County Fire District #3 at (509) 548-7711. Dave Nalle, Deputy Fire Chief of Prevention

For details on the current Industrial Fire Precaution Level refer to the Department of Natural Resources.

For further information please contact Central Washington Interagency Communication Center (CWICC) at (509) 884-3473.