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Orleans Complex

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Six Rivers National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
118 Fortuna Blvd. Fortuna California 95540
Eureka, CA 95501

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Smoke Forecast for August 8

Orleans Complex Wildfire
News – 8/8/2017

Winds today will remain northeasterly in the morning before becoming variable in the afternoon with potential for outflow winds associated with thunderstorms. Communities in the Klamath River drainage down river of the northwest California fires may continue to see unhealthy for sensitive groups/unhealthy conditions in the morning and into the afternoon. Happy Camp and Seiad Valley may see some reprieve with moderate conditions overall with potential for unhealthy for sensitive groups in the afternoon. Intensity of the smoke will continue to depend on the activity of these fires. Regional fires continue to contribute to degraded air quality.