Wildfire smoke map and Red Flag Warnings

Wildfire smoke

Above: Wildfire smoke, at 7:22 a.m. MDT July 25, 2017.

(Originally published at 7:45 a.m. MDT July 25, 2017)

Smoke from wildfires is affecting most of Canada, the Great Lakes area, and the central and north-central United States.

The National Weather Service has issued Red Flag Warnings or Fire Weather Watches on Tuesday for areas in Montana, California, Oregon and Nebraska.

The map was current as of 7:40 a.m. MDT on Tuesday. Red Flag Warnings can change throughout the day as the National Weather Service offices around the country update and revise their forecasts.

Red Flag Warnings wildfire

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, Bill Gabbert now writes about it from the Black Hills. Google+

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