Firework safety in the North State

Summer heat and dry conditions are a dangerous pair for Fourth of July and fireworks.

Posted: Jun 30, 2019 1:40 PM
Updated: Jul 1, 2019 9:03 PM

Summer heat and dry conditions are a dangerous pair for Fourth of July and fireworks.

Butte County

All fireworks but those with the "Safe and Sane" seal are illegal except within the city limits of Oroville and Gridley.

CLICK HERE for Cal Fire Butte's 2015 press release regarding fireworks.

Shasta County

All fireworks, including the "Safe and Sane" sealed, are illegal and those who are caught lighting, possessing or transporting them can be fined at least $250.

Tehama County

"Safe and Sane" fireworks are legal in Tehama County.

Glenn County

"Safe and Sane" fireworks are legal in Glenn County.

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Chico
Few Clouds
75° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 75°
Oroville
Clear
75° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 75°
Paradise
Few Clouds
75° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 75°
Chester
Overcast
54° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 54°
Red Bluff
Clear
77° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 77°
Willows
Few Clouds
75° wxIcon
Hi: 78° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 75°
Back in the 80s on Monday with sunshine lasting all week next week. Windy and dry conditions Wednesday and Thursday will learn to elevated fire weather concerns.
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