Heavy smoke continues to smother East Kootenay skies.
Smoky Skies Bulletins and Air Quality advisories remain in effect for our region.
The Provincial government and Interior Health say smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behavior and temperatures change.
They recommend avoiding any strenuous outdoor activities and if you are experiencing difficulty breathing or chest pains to contact your health care provider.
Infants, the elderly and those who have underlying medical conditions should take extra precaution.