Expect smoke near Potawot Health Village grounds in Arcata this weekend

ARCATA – Those near Weeot Way in Arcata can expect to see some smoke come this Saturday.

A prescribed burn through the United Indian Health Services Inc. and Potawot Health Village is scheduled for Saturday from 2-5pm.

The Arcata Fire Department says the fire will be contained within the Potawot Health Village grounds and surrounding walking trails will be closed during that time.

If you’re sensitive to the potential poor air quality conditions, you will want to stay inside or avoid the area.