Red Rhode Island Sunrise as Canadian Wildfire Smoke Spreads

Air quality alerts were in effect for Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island on Tuesday, June 6, as wildfire smoke spread from Canada.

Twitter user @JaimieR_WX1004 said this video was filmed in the town of West Warwick in Rhode Island’s Kent County.

The National Weather Service recommended that sensitive groups avoid prolonged outdoor activity Tuesday, as significant concentrations of “near-surface smoke” were expected. Credit: @JaimieR_WX1004 via Storyful

Video Transcript