Smoky skies over western Colorado coming from wildfires

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — It’s a smoky, hazy view of the San Juans as seen from Ridgway on Thursday.

Smoke continues to drift into western Colorado from active wildfires in southwestern Colorado and southwestern Utah.

Active wildfires are burning in San Miguel and Montrose counties near Redvale. Also, a 10,950-acre wildfire named the Brian Head Fire continues in southwestern Utah.

Smoky Skies across the San Juan Mountains. View from Ridgway, CO. Meteorologist Chris Tomer.