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Wildfire Update!

I took this last night from near my home outside of Stevenson, WA. This is more or less the scene across the Pacific-Northwest. Dense smoke. The Columbian, the daily newspaper in Vancouver, WA, reports that the thick yellowish haze has prompted a flood of 911 calls across the Portland/Vancouver area. According to USGS data, the nearest wildfire to the metropolitan area is 30ish miles away in the mountains above Washougal, WA, but the smoke is probably from all over the region, as...