Should you see a notice regarding a burn ban in Thurston County, here’s how residents should respond until the ban is declared over.
What does a stage 1 burn ban mean?
Under a Stage 1 Ban:
What are the restrictions in a stage 2 burn ban?
During a Stage 2 ban, residents may use natural gas and propane appliances.
What is an air stagnation advisory?
An Air Stagnation Advisory (ASA) is defined as a limited movement of the air mass over the advisory area, which will allow pollution to increase to dangerous levels. Persons with respiratory illness should follow their physicians advice for dealing with high levels of air pollution. ASA’s are called by the National Weather Service (NWS), in cooperation with local and state air quality Agencies.
The current NWS Alerts are found at https://alerts.weather.gov/cap/wa.php?x=1.
Update: Since Beachcrest is in the Urban Growth Area (UGA) adjacent to Lacey, here is a summary of outdoor burning regulations that apply to our community. • http://laceyfire.com/outdoor-burning-permits/
Beachcrest Community Association
8846 51st Avenue NE, Olympia, WA 98516
(360) 350-3610 • beachcrest.org