This is DailyMail.com’s live blog covering Canada’s wildfires.
Smoke billowed over the US border from Canada, where hundreds of wildfires have scorched 9.4 million acres and forced 120,000 people from their homes in an unusually early and intense of the forest fire season.
Extensive wildfires blanketed much of America’s east coast in smoke on Wednesday, blanketing cities in thick yellow haze. Schools canceled outdoor activities, air traffic slowed and millions of Americans were asked to stay indoors on Wednesday, with officials warning doomsday scenes could continue over the weekend.
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