NOAA: Smoke From Canadian Wildfires Blankets U.S.
Smoke caused a historic Code Red (unhealthy) in New York, eastern Pennsylvania, and western Connecticut. There was even a Code Purple (very unhealthy) in some parts of New York City and Philadelphia.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA): NOAA satellites are monitoring more than 400 fires currently burning across Canada after unusually hot and dry weather triggered an early and intense start to the wildfire season. Canada is on track to have the worst wildfire season on record.
Earlier last month, smoke from wildfires burning in Alb…