We've got a pretty intense wild fire burning just outside Fort Collins. One of the roads now blocked off is just a little over a mile from here, though the fire is still a fair distance away. I'm tasting smoke at the moment. The wind has been sparing us the worst of the smoke, but sometimes it shifts enough to blanket us. My newspaper this morning had flecks of ash on it.
Here's a picture I took from our apartment parking lot:
And here's one from the neighborhood where we're building our house: