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South Fork Fire

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Yosemite National Park
National Park Service
P.O. Box 577 Yosemite CA 95389 California
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389

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News Releases — South Fork Fire

Smoke Forecast/Air Quality Report 8-24-17 Released: 8/24/2017
Smoke: Decrease in fire activity yesterday resulted in a reduction of residual morning valley smoke today. Still expect morning smoke impacts the valleys, clearing in the afternoon. Short duration...
Smoke Forecast/Air Quality Report 8-23-17 Released: 8/23/2017
Smoke: Smoke in the lower valleys of Yosemite, especially near Wawona, will again be dense through noon today, improving through the afternoon. Likely short-term moderate smoke impacts to nearby...
Smoke Forecast/Air Quality Report 8-22-17 Released: 8/22/2017
Smoke: Smoke in Wawona & nearby areas will again be dense through noon today, improving through the afternoon. Night and early morning smoke impacts in some foothill locations of Tuolumne, Mariposa...
Smoke Forecast/Air Quality Report 8-21-17 Released: 8/21/2017
Smoke: Smoke in Wawona & nearby areas will again be dense through noon today, improving through the afternoon. No smoke impacts Bridgeport south past Mammoth, except as influenced by thunderstorm...
Smoke Forecast/Air Quality Report 8-20-17 Released: 8/20/2017
Smoke: Smoke in Wawona & nearby areas will again be dense through noon today, improving through the afternoon. No smoke impacts Bridgeport south past Mammoth, except as influenced by thunderstorm...
Smoke and Air Quality from Fires in the Yosemite Area – August 2017 Released: 8/18/2017
Due to smoke from the South Fork Fire east of Wawona in Yosemite National Park, visitors and residents may experience some health effects while in the area. An Air Resource Advisor, working with...
Smoke Forecast Outlook/Air Quality Report 8-18 Released: 8/18/2017
Smoke: Smoke in Wawona & river basins nearby will be very dense through noon today. Expect conditions improve through the afternoon, smoke again returning after midnight. Light E transport winds keep...
Smoke Report/Air Quality Report 8-17-17 Released: 8/17/2017
Smoke: Smoke in Wawona & river basins nearby will be very dense through noon today. Expect conditions improve through the afternoon, smoke returning after midnight. Light E transport winds keep...
Smoke Forecast Outlook/Air Quality Report 8-16-17 Released: 8/16/2017
Smoke: Afternoon Update - 1:45 pm PDT - Smoke in Wawona close to the South Fork has reached UNHEALTHY levels (24-hr average for PM2.5). Conditions are expected to improve through the afternoon,...