Grass Fire Danger Increases In Green Country

Sunday, March 6th 2011, 4:17 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -- Monday's windy weather could provide the perfect conditions for grass fires.

The National Weather Service says winter should wrap up with dryer and warmer conditions this year because of La Nina patterns.

Read Dick Faurot's Weather Blog

Local fire fighters say there are some easy things you can do to protect your home and our land.

Be sure to follow burn bans; don't throw cigarettes out of your car window; and keep a shovel, water and an extinguisher nearby.