Wondering Wanderer

Week Notes Vol 72

September 19, 2020

Just as you think 2020 can’t get much worse the entire west coast gets blanketed by smoke resulting in AQI that is off the charts. The day the smoke clears you find out that RBG has died. The reaction from most people was a 4 letter word.

How bad was the smoke in Portland? Here’s some during and after pictures for comaprison. This was the first few days where AQI was between 200 and 300:

First days

Followed by 3 days where it looked like this (400+ AQI):

Worst days

This is what normal looks like:



Katrin Valdre

Written by Katrin Valdre who has a permanent address in Portland, OR but does not believe in one physical location. You should follow her on Twitter