Smoke from the 501,008- acre Dixie Fire and other large fires currently burning in Northern California will send smoke into the Foothills and northern Sacramento Valley during daytime hours. Skies are forecast to clear in the late afternoon and evenings, good news if you want to watch the peak of the Perseid meteor shower tonight.

Per the National Weather Service in Sacramento, this is an experimental smoke forecast model and may not be available at all times.  It is also NOT an official air quality forecast.  The official Air Quality forecast for California can be found here:  AirNow (