Daily Air Quality Forecast

The Air Quality Forecast for Monday June 1, 2015 through October 1, 2015 is a: 

RED DAY

The Pendleton Fire Marshal has declared that the open burning season for the City of Pendleton, Rieth Water District, Lower McKay, McKay Dam and Riverside Fire Districts will be closed from Monday 08:00 am June 1st, 2015 until Thursday October 1st, 2015, weather permitting.

For a complete list of burning regulations visit the Pendleton Fire Department at 911 SW Court Ave. or visit the website at www.pendleton.or.us/fire-ambulance.
 

 

 

 

 

 

If this page has not been updated, please call the City of Pendleton Burn Line at 541-966-0327.


Definitions

Green Days

Air circulation is predicted to be adequate. 

It is okay to use wood burning stoves. 

Open burning is permitted AFTER 10 AM.


Yellow Days

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No open burning is allowed on Yellow Days. 

The use of wood burning stoves that meet EPA or DEQ emission standards is allowed. 

Non-certified stoves should not be used unless that is the sole source of heat for your household.


Red Days

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Air circulation is predicted to be poor and air pollution levels are expected to approach the health standards.

No open burning is allowed.

Do not use wood burning stoves unless that is the sole source of heat for your household.