The hazy sky might not clear up for a while.
 
Environment Canada has issued a special air quality statement for wildfire smoke. The smoke may cause poor air quality and visibility.

Coughing, throat irritation, headaches and shortness of breath are all common symptoms. Children, seniors and those with cardiovascular or lung disease, such as asthma, are especially at risk. 
 
The smokey conditions can change considerably hour-by-hour.
 
According to Fort Air Partnership, as of Tuesday evening (Aug.7), Fort Saskatchewan's Air Quality Health Index was at a four or moderate risk. 
 
 
Smoke1Smoke over the North Saskatchewan River.

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