The US Forest Service is doing a prescribed burn of 737 acres today in the Sam Houston National Forest. The smoke is currently most visible in the areas of FM 1375 and FM 1097, (the west side of Lake Conroe) but may be visible in other areas. There’s no need to notify anyone, and no private property is in danger. Please don’t call 911.
The burning is expected to continue until 5 p.m.
(Information from Walker County Office of Emergency Management)