burn-bans-10-13-16Predicted rain and cooler temperatures should decrease wildfire danger and some of the current burn bans may be lifted, according to the Arkansas Forestry Commission.

Ashley, Bradley, Chicot, Cleveland and Desha counties in Southeast Arkansas are among the 14 counties in Arkansas under burn bans as of noon on October 13. The wildfire danger is high in Southeast Arkansas and moderate elsewhere.

Updated Wildfire Danger and Burn Ban Maps:

Latest wilfire danger map for Arkansas
Latest Burn Ban map for Arkansas