Fire ban issued in Muskoka as dry conditions continue

No fire bans in Simcoe County, Barrie and Orillia

With a serious rainfall deficit, a fire ban is now in effect in Muskoka. The fire danger rating has been set at extreme. This means a ban on all fires including for warmth and cooking until further notice. Fireworks are also not permitted.

Barrie, Orillia and most Simcoe County municipalities have the fire danger rating set at moderate. It is listed as high in Severn Township.