Controlled Burn Notices (CB3s)


Page is updated by 3 p.m. each day


Entire State
North Coast
NE Plateau
Sac Valley
Mtn Counties
San Joaquin
Lake Tahoe
Lake County
Bay Area
NC Coast
SC Coast
Great Basin
Mojave Desert
Salton Sea
South Coast
San Diego

The notices on this page do not necessarily reflect the burn status of your local area. You must contact
your local fire permit official (local air district or fire agency) for final authorization to burn.

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Northeast Plateau Lake County Northeast Plateau Sacramento Valley Mountain Counties Lake Tahoe Great Basin Valleys Mojave Desert Salton Sea San Diego South Coast South Central Coast San Joaquin Valley North Central Coast SF Bay Area blank California Air Basins

Hover over a basin on the map to see the 24-hour burn decision for that basin.

Click the basin to access a more detailed burn forecast. You can also use the buttons above to access these forecasts.


North Coast

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
North Coast above 3000 feet Marginal
North Coast below 3000 feet Marginal

Northeast Plateau

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Northeast Plateau Marginal

Mountain Counties

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Mountain Counties North
(Plumas, Sierra, Nevada, Placer, El Dorado)
Marginal
(Unchanging)
Mountain Counties South
(Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne, Mariposa)
Marginal
(Unchanging)

Lake Tahoe

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Lake Tahoe Marginal
(Unchanging)

Sacramento Valley

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Sacramento Valley above 3000 ft Marginal

Lake County

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Lake County Burn Ban May 1 - November 1

San Francisco Bay Area

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
San Francisco North above 2000 feet No Burn
San Francisco North below 2000 feet No Burn
San Francisco South above 2000 feet No Burn
San Francisco South below 2000 feet No Burn
San Francisco Coastal above 2000 feet No Burn
San Francisco Coastal below 2000 feet No Burn

San Joaquin Valley

Please contact the San Joaquin Valley APCD for the burn status of this basin.


South Central Coast

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
South Central Coast above 3000 feet Marginal
South Central Coast - South below 3000 feet Marginal
South Central Coast - North Coastal below 3000 feet Marginal
South Central Coast - North Inland below 3000 feet Marginal

South Coast

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
South Coast Marginal

San Diego

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
San Diego West above 3000 feet Burn
San Diego West below 3000 feet Burn

Salton Sea

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Salton Sea Burn

Mojave Desert

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Mojave Desert Burn

Great Basin Valleys

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
Great Basin Valleys Marginal

North Central Coast

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Jul 30
North Central Coast - Coastal Zone Marginal
North Central Coast - Inland Zone Marginal
North Central Coast - San Lorenzo Valley Marginal