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Smoke from West Coast fires could reach us Tuesday night

Smoke forecast

NASA forecast shows heavy concentration of smoke over New England around 8 p.m. on Tuesday

Modeling by NASA has a plume of West Coast smoke reaching Massachusetts by Tuesday night, possibly followed by another about eight days later:

Latest animated smoke forecast from NASA.

In 2010, smoke from forest fires in Quebec created haze in the Boston area.

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I'm looking forward to the first week in which it's unusually cold or we get a few big snow storms back-to-back and the crazies come out to say that proves climate change is a myth.

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Gave us a couple of days of hazy smoke-tinged air and at least one amazing sunset. But would the plumes from 3,000 miles away be too high up for us to smell? Guess we'll find out.

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Yesterday AJ Burnett forecast this as a possibility in our area, but that may have been before the meetup with Paulette was factored in.

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It's been staying aloft for the most part and not touching down--but it will drop somewhere eventually.

https://fire.airnow.gov/

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Does a forest-fire gender reveal mean it's a boy or a girl?

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Because one thing every single news account I saw of that particular fire failed to tell us what gender was revealed.

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Charizard

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A female baby is implied by the fact that we only got 78% of the full story, no?

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So obviously it's a boy, as signified by the men that will die fighting the fire. Surely that's worth a *little* more money? Only 8% of firefighters are women btw.

https://www.investors.com/politics/commentary/how-come-nobody-talks-abou...

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.. of child birth related deaths are ...

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I've noticed this too. I'm like.. this started all of this and we still don't know what the gender was.

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The arsonists wanted to tell everyone the gender of their baby. Let's not reward that sort of carelessness by asking.

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One thing we know for sure

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IIRC, I read somewhere that it was a boy. Is it just me, or were we better off when we had to wait until the kid was born to find out what its junk looked like?

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Satan's spawn.

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It's not its fault that its parents are idiots.

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I was watching 7 News at 9 and they reported you could see the smoke from the top of the Great Blue Hill already off in the distance.

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