NWS: Dense smoke expected in western Nebraska

NWS: Dense smoke expected in western Nebraska
Weather graphic from the North Platte office of the National Weather Service, September 3, 2017.

NORTH PLATTE — Special statement from the National Weather Service office in North Platte:

An area of moderate to dense smoke is moving into western Nebraska late this afternoon and evening. Air quality has deteriorated to “unhealthy” in eastern Wyoming and Western South Dakota, this smoke is headed our way so prepare now if you are in a sensitive group. The wind will shift on Monday and we will begin to sweep out this smoke with clean air by noon on Monday.

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