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Northeast: What a Weekend!

August 8, 2014; 8:10 AM ET

Friday morning

This video includes the forecast for the weekend and early next week.

More than 7 million acres have burned in western Canadian wildfires this season. The plumes of smoke from these fires have spread far and wide. The sky takes on a whitish cast from the layer of smoke high overhead. This satellite picture shows a fire near Great Slave Lake in northwest Canada.

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Elliot Abrams
Elliot Abrams from AccuWeather.com offers this Northeast Weather Blog for the U.S. with regular updates on NE weather from a leading forecaster and meteorologist.