Wildfire smoke forecast, August 6, 2018

wildfire smoke forecast map

This map illustrates the prediction for the distribution of wildfire smoke at 6 p.m. MDT August 6, 2018. It was produced by the Earth System Research Laboratory, a division of NOAA.

It looks like the air will be somewhat less than pristine in areas of California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, and Utah.

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Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, he continues to learn, and strives to be a Student of Fire.

2 thoughts on “Wildfire smoke forecast, August 6, 2018”

  1. “somewhat less than pristine”

    I can’t even see across the valley in SLC right now. Air quality is horrible. But the sunrises and sunsets are pretty spectacular.

  2. Southern Oregon is terrible.

    158 in Klamath Falls where I live. 203 in Medford and 224 in Ashland at 16:00 hours.


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