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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Entire State

Basin 24-hr Decision
Thu Aug 17
48-hr Forecast
Fri Aug 18
72-hr Outlook
Sat Aug 19
96-hr Trend
Sun Aug 20
North Coast above 3000 ft No Burn Unfavorable Marginal Favorable
North Coast below 3000 ft No Burn Unfavorable Marginal Favorable
Lake County Burn Ban May 1 - November 1
San Francisco North above 2000 ft Burn Call District Call District Call District
San Francisco North below 2000 ft Burn Call District Call District Call District
San Francisco South above 2000 ft Burn Call District Call District Call District
San Francisco South below 2000 ft Burn Call District Call District Call District
San Francisco Coastal above 2000 ft No Burn Call District Call District Call District
San Francisco Coastal below 2000 ft No Burn Call District Call District Call District
North Central Coast - Coastal Zone Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
North Central Coast - Inland Zone Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
North Central Coast - San Lorenzo Valley Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
South Central Coast above 3000 ft Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
South Central Coast - South below 3000 ft Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
South Central Coast - North Coastal below 3000 ft Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
South Central Coast - North Inland below 3000 ft Marginal Marginal Marginal Marginal
South Coast Marginal Call District Call District Call District
San Diego West above 3000 ft Burn Call District Call District Call District
San Diego West below 3000 ft Burn Call District Call District Call District
Mojave Desert Burn Favorable
(Medium Confidence)
Favorable Favorable
Salton Sea Burn Favorable
(Medium Confidence)
Favorable Favorable
Sacramento Valley above 3000 ft No Burn Unfavorable Marginal Favorable
Northeast Plateau No Burn Unfavorable Marginal Favorable
Mountain Counties North No Burn Unfavorable Marginal Marginal
Mountain Counties South No Burn Unfavorable Unfavorable Marginal
Lake Tahoe No Burn Unfavorable Marginal Marginal
Great Basin Valleys North No Burn Unfavorable Unfavorable Marginal
Great Basin Valleys South No Burn Unfavorable Unfavorable Unfavorable