Burn bans have been dropped for several parishes and counties
Drought conditions continue, but the most recent update does not reflect rain received earlier this week
Rain earlier this week has helped ease the dry conditions around the ArkLaTex. Several parishes and counties around the ArkLaTex have dropped their burn bans, most notably Caddo and Bossier parishes in Louisiana. Desoto Parish in Louisiana, Panola and Gregg counties in Texas, and Hempstead County in Arkansas have also dropped their burn bans in the last couple of days.
Burn bans remain in effect for the following areas:
Red River Parish Webster Parish
Marion County Rusk County Red River County
Little River County Lafayette County Columbia County