JUNE 06, 2011 UPDATE:
I live in Albuquerque NM, and the city is completely covered with the thick smoke from these AZ fires. See my posting and footage taken tonight of the smoky skies overhead. When watching, remember, today was a completely clear, sunny day. Not a cloud in the sky.
Arizona’s Wallow Fire began on May 29th, and is believed to have been sparked by an unattended campfire. The fire is named after Bear Wallow Wilderness in the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest which is near where the fire originated. It is now one of the largest fires in Arizona history. More…