Lincoln County under “Elevated Fire Danger” alert

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LINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – The National Weather Service has issued an “Elevated Fire Danger” alert for the county. Fire protection in Lincoln County are asking residents to refrain from any outdoor burning for Tuesday, March 25th and Wednesday, March 26th in the county.

The alert was issued due to the extreme dry conditions, low humidity and winds that are affecting the county could contribute to any fires rapidly spreading