No change in the pattern, smoke will lighten throughout the day. The 126,182-acre Caldor Fire and the 735,064-acre Dixie Fire continue to burn actively, as well as eight other large fires in Northern California and the Sierra Nevada.

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 (

Air quality remains unhealthy to hazardous – please plan your activities accordingly.