FIRE REPORT for Jackson Co, Ks 04/18/2018: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. ...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER TODAY... THE RANGELAND FIRE DANGER INDEX WILL BE IN THE VERY HIGH CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON. VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER MEANS...FIRE CONTROL WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT AND REQUIRE EXTENDED EFFORT. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED. CHECK WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES TO ENSURE BURNING IS ALLOWED BEFORE STARTING A PLANNED BURN. We are NOT allowing burning today, please call 785-364-3123 before starting a burn. Remember you have to renew your burn permits for 2018.... stop at the fire dept and pick one up!!