Important Update on Coronavirus and our Response
Good Morning!
Saturday, August 15, 2020
NWS FORECAST FOR ASHFORD, WA:
OVERNIGHT: Clear, with a low around 56. East wind around 6 mph.
SATURDAY: Sunny. High near 87, with temperatures falling to around 85 in the afternoon. West northwest wind around 6 mph.
SATURDAY NIGHT: Clear, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
SUNDAY: Sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Forecast Updated: 8/15/2020 3:16 AM | Last Retrieved: 8/15/2020 4:15 AM
2020 RESPONSES
Calls To Date:
TYPE 2020 AVG DIFF
Total: 196 159 +23%
EMS: 150 (77%) 117 (74%) +28%
Fire: 37 (19%) 29 (18%) +28%
Other: 9 (5%) 13 (8%) -31%
Total in 2019: 342 (0.94 calls/day)
So far in 2020, we've had an average of 0.92 calls per day
As of Friday, July 31, 2020
BURN PERMITS
Online Burn Permit Application
FIRE DANGER
Pierce County
HIGH
Updated 08/15/2020
Lewis County
HIGH
Updated 08/15/2020
BURN BANS
Pierce County
All land clearing and yard debris outdoor burning is banned.
Effective 07/30/2020 08:00 AM
Lewis County
Burn restrictions on outdoor burning for all of unincorporated Lewis County
Effective 07/18/2020 08:00 AM
DNR Pierce County
All permitted debris burning is suspended on DNR lands. Rule burns are not allowed.
Effective 07/16/2020 12:01 AM
DNR Lewis County
All permitted debris burning is suspended on DNR lands. Rule burns are not allowed.
Effective 07/15/2020 12:01 AM
Gifford Pinchot NF/USFS
There are currently no fire restrictions in Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
Effective 07/15/2020 12:01 AM
Air Quality
No burn ban
Effective 08/23/2018 01:00 PM
More Info: (360) 569-2752
Updated: 08/14/2020 11:26 AM by SRB
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STATION 88
136 Osborn Road, Ashford, WA

Station 88 is located in Paradise Estates, across the Nisqually River, just into Lewis County. The station and apparatus are owned by the citizens of Lewis County Fire District #17, and are operated under contract with Pierce County Fire District #23. The station houses 3 vehicles and has an office/storage room.

Click on any of the photos below for a larger image and more photographs of each aparatus assigned to this station.

Station 88 - 136 Osborn Road, Ashford, WA
Apparatus Assigned to this Station

Engine 88 - 1979 Ford FMC
Tender 88 - 1964 Kieser 5 Ton
Aid 88 - 1994 Ford Braun