A pyrocumulus cloud rises from the smoke plum from the Alamo Fire east of Santa Maria.
A pyrocumulus cloud rises from the smoke plum from the Alamo Fire east of Santa Maria. John Lindsey Special to The Tribune
A pyrocumulus cloud rises from the smoke plum from the Alamo Fire east of Santa Maria. John Lindsey Special to The Tribune

Wondering which way Alamo Fire smoke will blow? The answer may not be so simple

July 08, 2017 01:32 PM

UPDATED July 08, 2017 02:00 PM

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John Lindsey

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .