Burn ban issued for Bay St. Louis, Waveland

Burn ban issued for Bay St. Louis, Waveland
Governor Phil Bryant enacted a statewide burn ban Tuesday. (Photo source: WLOX)

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - There is a burn ban in effect inside the city limits of Bay St. Louis and Waveland. Those are the only two places in Hancock County under a burn ban at this time.

Much of the state is under a burn ban after low rain totals and humidity in October. South Mississippi has not seen any rain this month.

No other counties in the WLOX viewing area are under a burn ban at this time.

Copyright 2016 WLOX. All rights reserved.