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21 August 2013
Climate Central has put together some rather scary statistics- Andy Freedman at Climate Central has more on it. Worth a read.
20 August 2013
The fires keep burning, and at low sun angles you can easily see how widespread the smoke is. Much of the Great Plains has a layer of smoke now. This is likely holding daytime temps. down a degree or two, and perhaps more in some areas. Click the image below for a higher resolution view. Image is from the GOES East.