"Definitely, the Pacific Northwest is not used to those temps, and so they're more vulnerable," said a professor at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Larry Crouser, 86, sadly passed away just a day before the shot put star traveled out to the Tokyo Olympics.
The vaccine remains effective, and breakthrough cases are expected, according to the CDC
Requests for the information were previously denied by the state medical examiner.
California Governor Gavin Newsom said last year, a record 130,000 acres were burned, but that record was shattered in 2021 with 504,000 acres currently burned.
A 20-year-old from Oregon sparked a backlash after sharing a video claiming he "did not want to be a Karen" about his space, but was forced to call the tow truck company.
The wildfire has grown to over 413K acres and is currently 53 percent contained, according to the InciWeb national wildfire information system.
At least 85 large wildfires are currently burning across the U.S. as more than 1.5 million acres have been destroyed by the blazes.
The Dixie Fire has so far burnt more than 301 square miles of timber and brush in Plumas and Butte counties in California and continues to rage on.
The Bootleg Fire is the largest active wildfire in the U.S. and the third-largest wildfire in Oregon's history.
"Our firefighters have put in an incredible amount of hard work on this fire," said Joe Hessel of the Oregon Department of Forestry Incident Management Team.
It's "a huge accomplishment for Wildlife Safari, but also for the entire zoo community and international tiger population," the zoo's carnivore supervisor said.
A meteorologist with the National Weather Service said the phenomenon of wildfire smoke traveling thousands of miles east has emerged over the past two years.
Rob Allen, incident commander for PNW Incident Management Team 2, which is responding to the Bootleg Fire, said in the update that "fighting this fire is a marathon, not a sprint."
At least 83 large wildfires are currently burning across the U.S., as close to 20,000 personnel are attempting to tackle the blazes.
"We are prepared for the worst, and hoping for the best," Mike McCann said in a statement released by the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest.
The cause of the blaze remains unknown.
Firefighters are tackling 80 large wildfires currently burning across at least 14 U.S. states that have been exacerbated by a summer heatwave and drought.
Jollene "Jolly" Brown's son found her dead in her recliner with her feet on the floor as if she was going to stand up.
Air quality has taken a major hit due to wildfires in Oregon, with fire clouds in the state also reaching dangerous levels.
The fire doubled in size almost daily early on, with strong winds from the south on Thursday afternoon pushing the flames rapidly to the north and east.
Lynn Mattes of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife described the opah, or moonfish, as a "prized species."
The Bootleg Fire, the largest blaze currently burning across the U.S., is only 7 percent contained after already destroying over 220,000 acres.
Officers said a group of around 20 people dressed in Proud Boys attire and carrying sidearms, paintball guns and bats were seen outside a Planned Parenthood.
Wildfires have been burning in several states in the U.S. West Coast over the last week after a heatwave hit the country.
A public information officer for the Bootleg Fire wrote to Newsweek that the estimated containment date was set in November because officials "will have a great deal of mop-up, repair and recovery to complete."