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Those aren't ordinary clouds on the horizon -- it's smoke over Austin in the distance. And it hung around all evening:
The fire-fighters say they think the fires are about 40% under control now, but a lot of people are still displaced and wondering if they'll have homes to return to. And with the extra-dry conditions we're having this fall, more fires are still a possibility. I can't believe I'm saying this, but -- pray for rain.
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