Smoke Outlook
NW California - Red Salmon Complex
9/22 - 9/23
Issued: 2020-09-22 07:38 (PDT)
By: Lou Ballard - ARA: lou_ballard@fws.gov
Special Statement
Forecasts for Crescent City and Happy Camp may now be found on the the SW Oregon Outlook. https:// wildlandfiresmoke.net/outlooks/sworegon/#/
Fire
Low fire behavior can be expected today. Increased relative humidity will damper the potential for rapid spread Detailed fire information can be found at: inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6891
Low fire behavior can be expected today. Increased relative humidity will damper the potential for rapid spread Detailed fire information can be found at: inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6891
Smoke
General winds are from the southwest so expect locations northeast of the fire to experience periods of USG and unhealthy air quality. Areas to the south and west of the fire should see some improvement except nighttime when smoke will settle into the valleys.
General winds are from the southwest so expect locations northeast of the fire to experience periods of USG and unhealthy air quality. Areas to the south and west of the fire should see some improvement except nighttime when smoke will settle into the valleys.
Health
If you are experiencing health effects from smoke, you are encouraged to follow the "Actions to Protect Yourself" listed below. Remember that air quality conditions may change unexpectedly. If you see smoke, you are breathing smoke!
If you are experiencing health effects from smoke, you are encouraged to follow the "Actions to Protect Yourself" listed below. Remember that air quality conditions may change unexpectedly. If you see smoke, you are breathing smoke!
Etna
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Unhealthy
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Unhealthy
USG conditions expected with periods of Unhealthy
Recent Observations:
Eureka
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Good
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Good
Good conditions expected
Recent Observations:
Forks Of Salmon
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Unhealthy
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Unhealthy
Unhealthy conditions expected
Recent Observations:
Hoopa Valley
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Overall moderate conditions with periods of USG/Unhealthy
Recent Observations:
Klamath
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Good
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Good
Good conditions expected with potential periods of USG
Recent Observations:
Orleans
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
USG conditions expected
Recent Observations:
Weed
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Overall moderate conditions with periods of USG/Unhealthy
Recent Observations:
Weitchpec
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Overall moderate conditions with periods of USG/Unhealthy
Recent Observations:
Willow Creek
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Moderate
Overall moderate conditions with periods of USG/Unhealthy
Recent Observations:
Yreka
Forecast For:
Tuesday
9/22/20
Overall AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups
Wednesday
9/23/20
Overall AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups
Overall moderate conditions with periods of USG/Unhealthy
Recent Observations:
Air Quality Index (AQI) Actions to Protect Yourself
Good None
Moderate Unusually sensitive individuals should consider limiting prolonged or heavy exertion.
USG People within Sensitive Groups* should reduce prolonged or heavy outdoor exertion.
Unhealthy People within Sensitive Groups* should avoid all physical outdoor activity.
Very Unhealthy Everyone should avoid prolonged or heavy exertion.
Hazardous Everyone should avoid any outdoor activity.
*Disclaimer: This forecast is based on fine particulates only; ozone is not included. Forecasts may be wrong; use at own risk. Use caution as conditions can change quickly. See your health professional as needed. Smoke sensitive groups should take appropriate precautions.
Issued by the US Interagency Wildland Fire Air Quality Response Program -- www.wildlandfiresmoke.net
NW California Current Outlook -- fires.airfire.org/outlooks//NWCalifornia