********* NO BURNING********** FIRE REPORT for Jackson Co, Ks 10/23/2017: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE HIGH CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH FIRE DANGER MEANS...FIRES WILL BE DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING SHOULD BE RESTRICTED TO EARLY MORNING AND LATE EVENING HOURS. CHECK WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE BURNING IS ALLOWED BEFORE STARTING A PLANNED BURN AND TO REPORT YOU ARE GOING TO BURN!!!. We are NOT allowing burning today please call 785-364-3123. Remember you have to renew your burn permits AFTER Jan 1st, 2018.... stop at the fire dept and pick one up!!