It's not just recent wildfire smoke that's caused dozens of air pollutant advisories so far this year.
- County Emergency Manager Nowell Marie Curran said Wednesday that the wildfire that has scorched about 600 acres is now 80 percent contained.Read more
Meteorologist Todd Dankers expects the haze to briefly clear, especially if the northern Front Range gets rain later this week.
- The fire started about noon Monday at the Byers Canyon Shooting Range west of Hot Sulphur Springs and has burned 568 acres as it travels west.Read more
"We may be in for a smoky weekend," a health official says.
The smoke could ease up Thursday but is expected to intensify again by Friday.
- Only two of the 34 blazes were still burning with partial containment Tuesday near Meeker.Read more
- Many of the smaller fires have been contained.Read more
People with homes in Colorado's wildfire zones know that fires are a danger, but underestimate their ability to protect their property.