Grand Junction, CO - Mesa County Public Health has issued an Open Burn Ban for Monday, due to high winds and dry conditions.
The ban includes all agricultural burns. Outdoor burning is not permitted. Those who violate the ban face fines and possible criminal citations.
The National Weather Service has also issued a Red Flag Warning for most of the Grand Valley due to dry conditions, low humidity, and high winds. A Red Flag Warning means conditions are conducive to out-of-control fires.