Frederick County burn ban runs through 6 p.m. Tuesday
(WJLA) - Tuesday's forecast for gusty winds has forced Frederick County to institute a burn ban through the evening.
A complete ban on outdoor burning throughout the county runs through 6 p.m. Tuesday. The ban includes recreational fires and bonfires.
Officials say that Tuesday's weather conditions, which include low humidity, low moisture and high wind gusts, could spread fires rapidly.