Air pollution levels are improving quickly in the Puget Sound region. The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is reporting “good” air quality again in many locations. With many fires forest fires around the region expected to burn into September, residents may continue to see smoke impacts as weather patterns shift, potentially as early as Monday for a day or two.
The Stage 1 burn ban for King, Kitsap, Pierce, and Snohomish counties is now lifted.
Check the PSCAA website forecast and the most up-to-date conditions. To receive text updates on wildfires smoke changes, text WILDFIRES to 313131.
To learn more about how to prepare for wildfire smoke, visit wildfire website.
Remember fire safety burn bans are still in effect. Check with your county fire marshal for more information.