Georgia Forestry Commission
Menu of Forestry Weather Products by Districts

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  3-Day 5-Period Forecast 7-Day Forecast NFDRS Ratings
District 1 - Northwest (Coosa Northwest)
Catoosa, Dade, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Walker, Whitfield
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District 1 - Northeast (Coosa Northeast)
Habersham, Lumpkin, Rabun, Towns, Union, White
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District 1 - South (Coosa South)
Banks, Barrow, Bartow, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clarke, Cobb, Dawson, Elbert, Floyd, Forsyth, Franklin, Fulton North, Gordon, Gwinnett, Hall, Hart, Jackson, Madison, Morgan, Oconee, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Stephens, Walton
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District 2 - (Flint)
Baker, Ben Hill, Brooks, Calhoun, Chattahoochee, Clay, Colquitt, Cook, Crawford, Crisp, Decatur, Dooly, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Houston, Irwin, Lee, Macon, Marion, Miller, Mitchell, Peach, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Taylor, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Webster, Worth
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District 3 - (Oconee)
Baldwin, Bibb, Burke, Columbia, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Lincoln, McDuffie, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Taliaferro, Twiggs, Warren, Washington, Wilkes, Wilkinson
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District 4 - (Chattahoochee)
Butts, Carroll, Clayton, Coweta, De Kalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton South, Haralson, Harris, Heard, Henry, Lamar, Meriwether, Monroe, Muscogee, Newton, Pike, Rockdale, Spalding, Talbot, Troup, Upson
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District 5 - Coast (Satilla Coast)
Camden, Charlton, Glynn
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District 5 - Inland (Satilla Inland)
Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Berrien, Brantley, Clinch, Coffee, Echols, Jeff Davis, Lanier, Lowndes, Pierce, Ware, Wayne
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District 6 - Coast (Ogeechee Coast)
Bryan, Chatham, Liberty, Long, McIntosh
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District 6 - Inland (Ogeechee Inland)
Bleckley, Bulloch, Candler, Dodge, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Jenkins, Laurens, Montgomery, Pulaski, Screven, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Wheeler, Wilcox
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State-Wide Fire Danger Rating

3-Day 5-Period Forecasts are updated at 7am and 130pm daily.
7-Day Forecasts are updated at 7am daily.
NFDRS Ratings and State-wide Fire Danger Ratings are updated at 130pm EST daily.

How to obtain a burn permit:
1. For Hand-piled Natural Vegetation such as leaf piles and small limb piles,
a) you may get a burn permit online.
b) you may get a permit over the phone by calling 1-877-OK-2Burn.
(Local County Units may turn off these functions)
2. For all other burns or if method 1 fails, please contact our local county units for Burn Permit.