Temperatures will approach 90 as smoke delivers moderately unhealthy air.
August is becoming smoke season in Puget Sound.
Wildfires are raging from California to British Columbia as drought strangles two-thirds of the United States.
900 wildfires have torched 140,000 acres in Washington so far in 2021, and fire season has just started.
The city has a long way to go before breaking the 55 day record set in 2017.
The smoke will be at higher altitudes creating haze and spectacular sunsets, but make no mistake, smoke season is here.
We conclude our live blog as the heatwave continues for parts of the Pacific Northwest and Canada.
Scientists and fire officials are concerned across the central and western United States about the 2021 wildfire season.
TL;DR Growing evidence that our climate is changing Puget Sound now has some of the worst air in the country Summer is coming and with it...