Burn ban in effect in Camas, Washougal

Due to the dangerously high temperatures and increased fire danger forecast for the weekend of June 25, Camas-Washougal Fire Department Fire Chief Nick Swinhart on Tuesday, June 22, issued an immediate ban on outdoor recreational fires in the cities of Camas and Washougal.

All outdoor fires using wood fuel are prohibited. Barbecues or grills using charcoal or gas and gas fire pits are still allowed.

The ban will remain in effect until further notice.