Wisconsin DNR warns of fire dangers
WISCONSIN (CBS 58) -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says they expect the fire danger for this weekend to be elevated.
Thirteen wildfires were reported Thursday, April 26. The DNR's website says two air tankers were stationed in Necedah. In Northeast Wisconsin, Winnebago, Calumet, Manitowoc, Fond du Lac, and Sheboygan Counties have a high possibility of fire danger (as of Friday, April 27). To see where your county sits click here.
The Department warns residents to be sure to have your written and signed annual burn permit before you burn.
FIRE DANGER UP: Elevated fire danger expected in Wisconsin through the weekend. 13 wildfires yesterday, April 26. Two air tankers stationed at Necedah in Juneau County. Ready to respond! Check your county status for fire threat & burn restrictions: https://t.co/THc9Fyj0J7 pic.twitter.com/2FFr4HnCOM— Wisconsin DNR (@WDNR) April 27, 2018