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Smoke Travels 1000 Miles to Michigan

Smoke from wildfires in Alberta Canada has spread ESE across the northern U.S. all the way to Michigan.  Instead of a bright, blue sky this morning, the sky has a bit of a white color. Smoke from a wildfire rises in the air as cars line up on a road in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. (Greg Halinda/The Canadian Press via AP).  Over 80,000 people have been evacuated ahead of the fires.  Temperatures at Fort McMurray have been as warm as the low 90s (F), reaching the first 90-degree temperature before Dallas, Texas this spring.  A State of…