Smoke blowing into Plumas County is from the Oak Fire near Yosemite

The crisp, clean morning air around Plumas County has given way to smoke. Residents should not be alarmed – it’s smoke that is making its way north from the Oak Fire burning near Yosemite. Forecasts warned that this could happen. Forest Service personnel have received calls from people concerned about the source of the smoke — and the Oak Fire is the culprit. The Oak Fire, which broke out Friday afternoon in Mariposa County, is now at 14,000 acres and 0 percent contained.