A Red Flag Warning has been issued for counties in the Iron Range in NE Minnesota. The Minnesota Interagency Fire Center is asking everyone to play it safe and refrain from burning today. A spark in these conditions can rapidly turn into a wildfire.
Counties included in the Red Flag Warning: Aitkin, Itasca, and St. Louis. The Red Flag Warning is in effect today from 1:00 pm until 7:00 pm.
Learn before you burn:
- Check current fire danger and burning restrictions at: https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/forestry/fire/firerating_restrictions.html
- Fore active fire information, visit www.mnics.org or follow us on Twitter @MNICS or @MN Forestry.