Here's what you need to know about smoke, air quality and wind today
The National Weather Service Sacramento breaks down how the winds will blow (compared to Monday) today, October 11, 2017, and how smoke and air quality will present problems in the Sacramento Valley due to the Northern California fires.
A vehicle fire Wednesday on Highway 49 in Placer County is believed to have started due to overheating. "Be careful out there during these hot temperatures," Placer County Sheriff's Office said. The truck was badly damaged but no one was injured.
Here's a look at Vernal Fall and Nevada Fall from early June 2018 as the snow in the Sierra melts rapidly, transforming into these powerful displays. These waterfalls will slow to a trickle later in the summer when the snowpack melts away.