SEATTLE - National Weather Service officials in Seattle said Thursday, Sept. 6, there was a bit of haze and smoke in the air from local fires.
Air quality worsened to "unhealthy" in the Seattle metro area around 2 p.m., but the smoke was expected to be short-lived.
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