1. Haze Spreads Across U.S. As Wildfires Continue To Tear Through The West  NPR
  2. Wildfires in Oregon, California and Washington: Live Tracker  The New York Times
  3. Seeping under doors, bad air from West's fires won't ease up  KSL.com
  4. Here are the masks that will and won't keep you safe in the smoke  KGW.com
  5. West coast fires cause smoky haze over Michigan skies  Fox17
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Scientists have linked an increasing prevalence and intensity of wildfires to climate change, and residents of Western states are grappling with the dread that severe fire seasons are the new normal.Scientists have linked an increasing prevalence and intensity of wildfires to climate change, and residents of Western states are grappling with the dread that severe fire seasons are the new normal.

Haze Spreads Across U.S. As Wildfires Continue To Tear Through The West : NPR

The air quality in Seattle is one of the worst in the world. Experts say wearing a certain type of mask, that you may already be wearing to stop COVID, can help.The air quality in Seattle is one of the worst in the world. Experts say wearing a certain type of mask, that you may already be wearing to stop COVID, can help.

Here are the masks that will and won't keep you safe in Puget Sound wildfire smoke | king5.com

Social media posts claim that an image shows firefighters resting after responding to West Coast wildfires. The photo was taken in 2016 in Tennessee.Social media posts claim that an image shows firefighters resting after responding to West Coast wildfires. The photo was taken in 2016 in Tennessee.

Fact check: 2016 photo of Tennessee firefighters miscaptioned

Not all masks are created equal. Some that protect against wildfire smoke are not as effective in stopping the spread of COVID-19One doctor with Providence health told KGW an N95 mask with valves, covered by a cloth face mask will help protect against COVID-19 and wildfire smoke.

Which masks will protect against wildfire smoke? | kgw.com

We should not be surprised that much of the West is on fire. Or that more than 3.1 million acres already have burned in California, another million in Oregon and in Washington, and that tens of thousands of people have been forced to evacuate.We should not be surprised that much of the West is on fire. Or that more than 3.1 million acres already have burned in California, another million in Oregon and in Washington, and that tens of thousands of people have been forced to evacuate.

Char Miller: These fires will happen again and again - The Salt Lake Tribune

Wildfires are a major concern to our daily lives when conditions don’t clear the smokeWildfires are a major concern to our daily lives when conditions don’t clear the smoke

EDITORIAL: Clean air can’t be taken for granted – Sooke News Mirror

Dozens of conflagrations have raged across more than 5 million acres (1.6 million hectares) in Oregon, California and Washington state since August, laying waste to several small towns, destroying thousands of homes and killing at least 35 people.Dozens of conflagrations have raged across more than 5 million acres (1.6 million hectares) in Oregon, California and Washington state since August, laying waste to several small towns, destroying thousands of homes and killing at least 35 people.

Explainer: How this year's destructive U.S. West wildfire season came to be | Reuters

Dozens of conflagrations have raged across more than 5 million acres (1.6 million hectares) in Oregon, California and Washington state since August, laying waste to several small towns, destroying thousands of homes and killing at least 35 people.Dozens of conflagrations have raged across more than 5 million acres (1.6 million hectares) in Oregon, California and Washington state since August, laying waste to several small towns, destroying thousands of homes and killing at least 35 people.

Explainer: How this year's destructive U.S. West wildfire season came to be | Article [AMP] | Reuters

2020 California wildfires - Wikipedia

We all deserve clean and healthy places to live, work, and play

Wildfire Smoke | Los Angeles County Department of Public Health - Environmental Health

Dangerously dirty air spewing from the West Coast wildfires is seeping into homes and businesses, sneaking into cars through air conditioning vents and preventing people already shut away by the coronavirus pandemic from enjoying a walk or trip to the park.Dangerously dirty air spewing from the West Coast wildfires is seeping into homes and businesses, sneaking into cars through air conditioning vents and preventing people already shut away by the coronavirus pandemic from enjoying a walk or trip to the park.

Seeping under doors, bad air from West's fires won't ease up | KSL.com

Wildfires burning across the western United States will continue releasing smelly, harmful air that some have called the worst air quality on the planet. Wildfires burning across the western United States will continue releasing smelly, harmful air that some have called the worst air quality on the planet.

Choking Air from Western Fires Worst on Planet

For weeks, residents up and down the West Coast have been checking forecasts to find out when the suffocating, hazardous wildfire smoke will shift and allow them to once again open their doors and windows.For weeks, residents up and down the West Coast have been checking forecasts to find out when the suffocating, hazardous wildfire smoke will shift and allow them to once again open their doors and windows.

Wildfire smoke reaches the East Coast — while still smothering the Northwest

“People are still choosing to come because they’re afraid of losing that day of work."

Oregon wildfire smoke shuts down outdoor work for many, but ‘there are some people who may not have a choice’ - oregonlive.com

Smoke from the wildfires raging across the West has traveled thousands of miles to the East Coast. Latest news on the western fires.

Smoke from western wildfires reaches East Coast; Mount Wilson Observatory at risk in California; at least 36 dead

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Members of the Massachusetts Task Force-1 are headed to Oregon to assist residents impacted by the wildfires.Members of the Massachusetts Task Force-1 are headed to Oregon to assist residents impacted by the wildfires.

Massachusetts Task Force members head to Oregon to help residents impacted by fires

While interactive shows relatively high levels of burned biomass reaching most states, residents on the ground may not notice it at all.While interactive shows relatively high levels of burned biomass reaching most states, residents on the ground may not notice it at all.

Interactive: How the wildfire smoke in the West is affecting your state | WFRV Local 5 - Green Bay, Appleton

California's wildfires have produced so much smoke and fine particles that it is affecting the skies all across the United States. Smoke and dust carried aloft many thousands of feet is shrouding the Sun and producing a bizarre haze across many states.California’s wildfires have produced so much smoke and fine particles that it is affecting the skies all across the United States. Smoke and dust carried aloft many thousands of feet is shrou…

Here’s why your sky just isn’t as sunny as it should be – BGR

It’s not uncommon for wildfire smoke to be wrapped up into the jetstream and into the atmospheric flow and carried other places far away from where fires are burning. What’s unique right now, is how much smoke there is across the Midwest and East Coast, all from the wildfire smoke across the western United States.It’s not uncommon for wildfire smoke to be wrapped up into the jetstream and into the atmospheric flow and carried other places far away from where fires are burning. What’s unique right now, is how much smoke there is across the Midwest and East Coast, all from the wildfire smoke across the western United States.

Wildfire Smoke and Haze Forecast

Sunsets really do look even more vividly orange and red when wildfire smoke fills the skyline and that's what's happening in St. Louis.Sunsets really do look even more vividly orange and red when wildfire smoke fills the skyline and that's what's happening in St. Louis.

California wildfire smoke causes vibrant sunset in St. Louis | KMOX-AM

Wildfire smoke contains particulate matter that can penetrate deep into the lungs and spread through the bloodstream.Wildfire smoke contains particulate matter that can penetrate deep into the lungs and spread through the bloodstream.

Wildfire smoke likely to make flu and coronavirus worse in fall - Business Insider

KSDK Weather: Smoke from wildfires in the western U.S. has led to hazy skies and moderate to unhealthy air quality over Missouri, Illinois and St. Louis.Not only has smoke arrived here in the St. Louis area, but smoke has been spread across much of the country

Wildfire smoke in St. Louis area leads to hazy skies | ksdk.com

Dangerously dirty air spewing from massive wildfires on the West Coast is seeping into homes and businesses and keeping people already shut away by the...Dangerously dirty air spewing from massive wildfires on the West Coast is seeping into homes and businesses and keeping people already shut away by the coronavirus pandemic from enjoying even a walk outside

Seeping Under Doors, Bad Air From West’s Fires Won’t Ease Up – NBC10 Philadelphia

Stay indoors as much as possible if wildfire smoke affects the quality of the air outdoors, experts say.Stay indoors as much as possible if wildfire smoke affects the quality of the air outdoors, experts say.

How to Protect Yourself From Wildfire Smoke - WSJ

Overhead smoke is essentially trapped in atmospheric layers high above the ground.Overhead smoke is essentially trapped in atmospheric layers high above the ground.

Western wildfire smoke stains St. Louis skies — and even extends much farther | Metro | stltoday.com

Smoke from the West Coast is spreading into southern Colorado Tuesday, and hot spots continue to burn in some fires within our state. Here's the latest information.Smoke from the West Coast is spreading into southern Colorado Tuesday, and hot spots continue to burn in some fires within our state. Here’s the latest information.

Colorado wildfires: What to know Tuesday, September 15 | FOX21 News Colorado

The U.S. Postal Service on Monday announced that it was closing some of its post offices in California, Oregon, and Washington amid the wildfires devastating West Coast.The U.S. Postal Service on Monday announced that it was closing some of its post offices in California, Oregon, and Washington amid the wildfires devastating West Coast.

The West Coast is facing some of the worst wildfires in its history. We take a look at the role of forest management in helping control these fires.The West Coast is facing some of the worst wildfires in its history. We take a look at the role of forest management in helping control these fires.

Lessons Of The Pacific Northwest Wildfires | On Point

Smoke from the West Coast fires in California, Oregon and Washington has made its way to New York City and the Tri-State area.Smoke from fires burning in California, Oregon and Washington has reached the East Coast leaving New York City with cloudy and hazy skies.

Hazy skies: Smoke from West Coast fires travels cross-country to NYC | abc7news.com

Many parts of the West Coast have “very unhealthy” or “hazardous” air quality, so can wearing a face mask help protect you? Yes, but they’re not perfect.Many parts of the West Coast have “very unhealthy” or “hazardous” air quality.

Can a Face Mask Protect You From Wildfire Smoke? Doctors Explain

How dangerous is the smoke and are COVID masks effective for protections? Mercer Island MD Dr. Gordon Cohen discusses.How dangerous is the smoke and are COVID masks effective for protections? Mercer Island MD Dr. Gordon Cohen discusses.

Can COVID masks protect against Washington wildfire smoke?

How dangerous is the smoke and are COVID masks effective for protections? Mercer Island MD Dr. Gordon Cohen discusses.

Can COVID masks protect against Washington wildfire smoke?

The West Coast had just experienced a record-shattering heat wave when news came last week of a rare late-summer snowstorm in Colorado. To those still sweltering in California, Oregon and Washington, it sounded like a dream come true. In fact, it was an omen of a greater disaster to come. As the blast of cold […]The West Coast had just experienced a record-shattering heat wave when news came last week of a rare late-summer snowstorm in Colorado. To those still sweltering in California, Oregon and Washingto…

Extraordinary heat and rare summer snow brought unprecedented West Coast firestorms | KTLA

Seeing some haze in the sky in the Pittsburgh area? The hazy sunshine in western Pennsylvania Tuesday is actually a result of the West Coast wildfires.Seeing some haze in the sky in the Pittsburgh area? The hazy sunshine in western Pennsylvania Tuesday is actually a result of the West Coast wildfires.

Wildfires in western US causing some haze in the sky in Pittsburgh

The fires have demolished millions of acres across California, Oregon and Washington and has created clouds of smoke that have travelled for miles.While the thickest smoke will arrive Monday evening, we will likely see our sky remain a milky white through Friday as more smoke arrives in the Chicago area.

West Coast fires: Milky, hazy skies over Chicago from Oregon wildfire smoke | abc7chicago.com

California fires have come to define the west coast climate. With damage, air pollution, and overall devastation growing every year, residents are worried that this may be the new normal.California fires have come to define the west coast climate. With damage, air pollution, and overall devastation growing every year, residents are worried that this may be the new normal.

2020 California fires are the worst ever. Again. - Los Angeles Times

The smoke could make for a more colorful sunset.

West Coast wildfire smoke drifting over Upstate NY today - newyorkupstate.com