Freeborn County under burning ban

Published 11:39 am Thursday, October 15, 2015

The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office has issued a red flag warning from noon to 7 p.m. today.

During that time period, winds are expected to be between 20 to 30 mph and gusting up to 35 mph. Humidity values are expected to drop to about 25 percent. These two conditions will create a high risk of fire.

The no burning ban affects all fires, including recreational.

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