Fires in Lake County, where firefighter Chris Schwegler walks under smoke along Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake last week, are producing smoke that has reached the Sacramento Valley and is contributing to poor air quality. Temperatures are expected to fall slightly and air quality improve as the week progresses, experts say.
Fires in Lake County, where firefighter Chris Schwegler walks under smoke along Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake last week, are producing smoke that has reached the Sacramento Valley and is contributing to poor air quality. Temperatures are expected to fall slightly and air quality improve as the week progresses, experts say. Jeff Chiu The Associated Press
Fires in Lake County, where firefighter Chris Schwegler walks under smoke along Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake last week, are producing smoke that has reached the Sacramento Valley and is contributing to poor air quality. Temperatures are expected to fall slightly and air quality improve as the week progresses, experts say. Jeff Chiu The Associated Press

Sacramento heat rises while air quality falters under smoky assault

August 16, 2015 09:20 AM

UPDATED August 16, 2015 04:50 PM

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