STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Control Burn Scheduled in Oroville

Cal Fire Butte County Fire Department, in cooperation with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the California Department of Water Resources will be conducting a 15 acre control burn in Oroville.

Posted: May 31, 2018 11:21 AM

OROVILLE, Calif.—Cal Fire Butte County Fire Department, in cooperation with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and the California Department of Water Resources will be conducting a 15 acre control burn in Oroville.

The burn will be at the Rabe Road Shooting Range on Friday June 1st.

It is scheduled to begin around 9 a.m.

The control burn will provide live fire training plus remove dry, hazardous vegetation easily ignited in the area.

The shooting range will be closed to the public all day Friday June 1st.

Smoke from this control burn will be highly visible during the morning hours near the airport in west Oroville.

Stay with Action News Now for your Fire Watch. Download our app: iOS | Android

Article Comments

Chico
Overcast
66° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 66°
Oroville
Clear
65° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 65°
Paradise
Overcast
66° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 66°
Chester
Clear
51° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 51°
Red Bluff
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 67°
Willows
Overcast
66° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 66°
Cooler weather the next few days before we warm up again this weekend flirting with more record high temperatures. By next week we get even cooler but we also have the possibility of high fire danger next week.
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events