“At least two dozen homes in a central Washington state were burnt to the ground after wildfires ravaged the area on Sunday and more than 1,000 residents were forced to flee their houses in the town of Wenatchee.”

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3143932/Nothing-left-Aerial-photographs-devastation-Washington-wildfire-thousand-people-forced-evacuate-two-dozen-homes-set-alight.html

“The red sun rises and orange skies in many provinces are a visible manifestation of this year’s worsening wildfire situation.

All the extra particulate matter in the skies is coming from the parched and sweltering western provinces, which have been struggling with a wildfire season that has already almost outstripped last year’s.”

Read more: http://www.theweathernetwork.com/news/articles/was-your-sunrise-red-its-because-the-prairies-are-on-fire/53757/