As California’s wine country burns, the surrounding area in the San Francisco Bay Area is filling with smoke.
Even 60 miles south of the deadly fires, San Francisco and nearby cities are dealing with terrible air quality. The polluted air is more than noticeable with the hazy views, orange-filtered sunlight, and a gauzy layer of opaque air hovering on the horizon. A slight burnt smell lingers.
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This situation is one of the worst the region has seen with weather experts noting air quality has never reached these levels. Read more…
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