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Canadian wildfire smoke moves across map

By- USA NATIONAL POST

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Smoke drifting into the U.S. from wildfires burning in Canada was continuing to make air quality unhealthy in much of the Midwest.

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East Coast residents were bracing for another wave of haze.

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About 102 million people live in areas were expected to reach at least a code orange level of air quality Wednesday

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which is unhealthy for sensitive groups, the Environmental Protection Agency said.

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Chicagoans awoke to a clouded, gray sky, limiting visibility, irritating lungs and filling noses with a thick burning smell for the second straight day Wednesday. 

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The sky was smoky in Milwaukee, Indianapolis and several other metropolises. 

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In Detroit, smoke combined with a dense fog to limit visibility to below a quarter-mile early Wednesday, forcing drivers to take extra caution.

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