July lookbook (What to wear in Alaska)

July lookbook (What to wear in Alaska)

Weather in Interior Alaska in July July is one month into the fire season. Thus, we had some (theoretically nice) days, but gray skies due to air pollution from wildfires. Typically towards the end of July, there are more rainy days. Also wind speed is still high, but on average less than in June (see [...]

June Lookbook (What to wear in Alaska in June)

June Lookbook (What to wear in Alaska in June)

What the weather was like in Interior Alaska in June In June I took a staycation. When the weather and the air pollution from the wildfires allowed I spend a lot of time working in the yard. At this time in the year, the daylight is stil 24/7. Thus, everything grows like crazy. This means [...]

Is air pollution ok just because it’s wildfire caused?

Is air pollution ok just because it’s wildfire caused?

A comment on Fairbanks air quality during the wildfire season as compared to poor air quality cuased by local emissions during winter inversions plus a new LOTD