Winds prevent outdoor burning Tuesday and Wednesday in Klamath County

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Klamath County residents will not be allowed to conduct outdoor burns Tuesday and Wednesday due to windy conditions.

Klamath County Public Health (KCPH) provided the following forecast:

  • Monday: Clear. Lows in the mid-20s to lower 30s. North winds around 10 mph.
  • Tuesday: Sunny. Highs in the lower to mid-50s. Breezy. North winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
  • Tuesday night: Partly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows in the mid-20s to lower 30s. North winds around 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
  • Wednesday: Sunny. Highs in the mid-50s to lower 60s. North winds around 10 mph.

National Weather Service forecasts for the Klamath Basin can be found at

To learn if open burning is permitted within the air quality zone, visit Or call 541.882.BURN.

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