- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 23, 2014

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - The Frederick County Fire Marshal’s Office has ordered a ban on outdoor burning.

The ban, which took effect Wednesday morning, continues until 6:00 a.m. Friday.

All outdoor burning, including recreational fires, is prohibited.

The Fire Marshal’s Office says the National Weather Service states that gusty winds, low relative humidity and low fuel moisture increase the threat of wildfires.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2020 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide