Suffocating smoke blankets Bay Area, not expected to clear until Saturday

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Suffocating smoke blankets Bay Area, not expected to clear until Saturday SFGate

Bay Area residents woke to a strong, sickening smell of smoke inside their homes Friday morning as thick, sooty air from the Camp Fire near Chico poured into the region. The National Weather Service forecasts smoky conditions will persist in the Bay ...

Massive Camp Fire forces red air alert, prompts Bay Area school closures SFGate

Smoke from the destructive Camp Fire in Butte County blanketed the Bay Area on Friday, forcing air quality officials to issue a red alert. The air quality — worse than notoriously smoggy Beijing — has even prompted some schools to close. The Bay Area ...

Poor air quality triggers school closures in Bay Area KGO-TV

Bay Area skies are filled with smoke from the fire burning in Northern California's Butte County. Timelapse video from Atlas Peak in Napa shows a thick blanket of smoke rolling into the Bay Area on Thursday. VIDEO: Smoke from Camp Fire in Butte County ...

Unhealthy Bay Area Air Quality Reaches Beijing Levels CBS San Francisco

YOUNTVILLE (CBS SF) — It was a strange scene on an Autumn afternoon in Wine Country. People walking up and down Yountville's main street wearing surgical masks. Across the Bay Area, residents took precaution has the raging Camp Fire's massive ...

Map: Wildfire smoke in Bay Area, updated The Mercury News

The image above shows the spread of smoke in the Bay Area from the Camp Fire in Butte County. The air quality started deteriorating Thursday afternoon, and by sunrise on Friday much of the Bay Area had unhealthful levels of smoke. The updating image ...

Smoke, haze from Camp Fire hangs over Bay Area The Mercury News

CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos or video on a mobile device. Bay Area residents are waking up to the smell of smoke the wind has swept into the area from the Camp Fire in Butte County. A Spare the Air Alert was issued Thursday ...

Here's how to cope with the smoky, hazy conditions in the Bay Area The Mercury News

Smoky, dirty air blown in from the Camp Fire has prompted a Spare the Air Alert on Friday in parts of the Bay Area. Related Articles. Camp Fire nearly quadruples in size · Map: Wildfire smoke in Bay Area, updated · Map of Woolsey and Hill fires ...

Winter Spare The Air Alert Issued For Bay Area Due To Butte County Fire SFGate

The Bay Area Quality Management District has issued a Winter Spare the Air Alert for today due to heavy smoke blowing into the Bay Area from a fire in Butte County. The alert was issued Thursday night in response to the Camp Fire, which as of Thursday ...

Fire creates air quality concerns throughout Bay Area; advisory issued through ... KTVU San Francisco

FREMONT, Calif. (KTVU) - Smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County was blowing south and quickly blanketed much of the Bay Area. It prompted the Air Quality District to issue an advisory for the entire region until Friday. Officials are advising people ...

Winter 'Spare the Air' alert issued due to heavy smoke from Butte County wildfire KRON4

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - Officials have issued a winter "Spare the Air" alert through Friday due to heavy smoke from the Butte County wildfires. The fire has burned 20,000 acres and has destroyed thousands of structures. As a result of the alert, burning ...

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