Six firefighters have died battling the wildfires in California.

Firefighters are slowly making headway against more than a dozen blazes that continue to scorch California says WNPR. The deadly fire has burned 295,970 acres, putting it on track to become the state's first single 3300,000-acre fire.

Smoke from these deadly wildfires is reaching central New York as you can see below.

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Smoke from the fires can create spectacular sunrises and sunsets while the haze is high in the sky.

[Information from National Weather Service]