CAMAS, Wash. – Due to increased temperatures, decreased humidity, predicted dry wind and the fire danger inherent to these conditions, the Camas-Washougal Fire Department Interim Fire Chief Cliff Free and Fire Marshal Ron Schumacher have issued an immediate ban on outdoor recreational fires in the cities of Camas and Washougal.
All outdoor fires using wood fuel are prohibited. Barbecues or grills using charcoal or gas and gas fire pits are still allowed at this time.
This ban will remain in effect until further notice.
Cliff Free, Interim Fire Chief, Camas-Washougal Fire Department, 360-817-1532
Ron Schumacher, Fire Marshal, 360-834-6191