Today's Fire Danger Rating:

Current Fire Danger Rating
LAST UPDATED: 2019/07/21

Introduction

Below is the current Fire Danger Rating for the Galiano Area, based on a daily report from BC Wildfire Service. Updated regularly during the fire season, this page includes details on restrictions of High Risk Activities as well as a date of the last update.
 


Today's Fire Danger Rating: HIGH

Current Fire Danger Rating
LAST UPDATED: 2019/07/21 - EARLY SHIFT IN EFFECT!

Fire Department restrictions on High Risk Activities for:  HIGH


HIGH:All outside burning is banned including burn barrels, campfires and fireworks. Propane and briquette fired appliances are allowed. Please restrict residential mowing to the morning to reduce the chance for sparks.


The Wildfire Act restrictions on High Risk Activities for:  HIGH ( DGR IV )


Restriction Duration
Maintain a fire watcher after work for a minimum of 2 hours Until after the fire danger class falls below DGR III
After 3 consecutive days of DGR IV, cease activity between 1 p.m. PDT (Pacific Daylight Saving Time) and sunset each day Until after the fire danger class falls to DGR III for 2 consecutive days, or falls below DGR III

Previous Rating Ended
MODERATE ( DGR III ) 2019/07/21


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