Good Afternoon!
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
THIS AFTERNOON: Isolated thunderstorms, 56°F
FORECAST FOR ASHFORD, WA:
Tuesday Afternoon: Isolated thunderstorms. Overcast. Cool. Temperature 56°F (Feels like 56°F). Relative Humidity 63%. 7% chance of precipitation. New rainfall of 0.02 in possible. South winds at 4 mph.
Tuesday Evening: Drizzle. Cloudy. Cool. Temperature 47°F (Feels like 45°F). Relative Humidity 77%. 8% chance of precipitation. New rainfall of 0.01 in possible. Southeast winds at 5 mph.
Tuesday Night: A few showers. Overcast. Cool. Temperature 46°F (Feels like 43°F). Relative Humidity 83%. 14% chance of precipitation. New rainfall of 0.04 in possible. Southeast winds at 4 mph.
Wednesday Morning: Rain showers. Overcast. Cool. Temperature 46°F (Feels like 44°F). Relative Humidity 84%. 31% chance of precipitation. New rainfall of 0.08 in possible. Southeast winds at 4 mph.
Wednesday Afternoon: Rain showers. Overcast. Cool. Temperature 49°F (Feels like 47°F). Relative Humidity 82%. 30% chance of precipitation. New rainfall of 0.09 in possible. Southeast winds at 5 mph.
Wednesday Evening: Sprinkles. Cloudy. Cool. Temperature 46°F (Feels like 44°F). Relative Humidity 85%. 31% chance of precipitation. New rainfall of 0.03 in possible. Southeast winds at 5 mph.
Forecast Updated: 2/20/2024 1:00 PM
2024 RESPONSES
Calls To Date:
TYPE 2024 AVG DIFF
Total: 35 20 +75%
EMS: 22 (63%) 14 (70%) +57%
Fire: 10 (29%) 4 (20%) +150%
Other: 3 (9%) 2 (10%) +50%
Total in 2023: 394 (1.08 calls/day)
So far in 2024, we've had an average of 1.17 calls per day
As of Wednesday, January 31, 2024
BURN PERMITS
Online Burn Permit Application
FIRE DANGER
Pierce County
LOW
Updated 02/20/2024
Lewis County
LOW
Updated 02/20/2024
Gifford Pinchot NF/USFS
LOW
Updated 11/06/2023
BURN BANS
Pierce County
No active burn ban. Small land clearing burns are allowed with a permit.
Effective 10/03/2023 12:00 PM
Lewis County
No active burn ban. Small land clearing burns are allowed with a permit.
Effective 10/09/2023 12:01 AM
DNR Pierce County
No active burn ban. Land clearing burns are allowed with a permit.
Effective 10/09/2023 12:01 AM
DNR Lewis County
No active burn ban. Land clearing burns are allowed with a permit.
Effective 10/09/2023 12:01 AM
Gifford Pinchot NF/USFS
No fire restrictions in effect
Effective 10/03/2023 12:01 AM
Air Quality
No Burn Ban
Effective 12/29/2020 03:08 PM
More Info: (360) 569-2752
Updated: 10/11/2023 01:36 PM by SRB
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PCFD#23 COVERAGE AREA

Our district covers an area of 67 square miles, including the communities of Ashford, Elbe, Alder, and Big Creek. We also provide and receive mutual aid with the surrounding areas of South Pierce Fire & Rescue, Eatonville Fire Department, Mineral Fire Department, and Mount Rainier National Park.

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