VIDEOS: A best-of look at the apocalyptic orange skies seen across Bay Area from wildfire smoke

KGO logo
Friday, September 11, 2020
EMBED <>More Videos

No, it's not the apocalypse. Here are some of the eeriest videos of the orange skies that spread across the Bay Area amid dozens of wildfires burning in the state.

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- If you were shocked and a little freaked out by how the sky looked in the Bay Area on Wednesday, you're not alone.

RELATED: Why does smoke turn the sky orange? Meteorologist explains science behind it

No, it wasn't a scene from "War of the Worlds" or any other post-apocalyptic film.

Smoke from the wildfires burning across California turned the skies a startling orange color, blocking out a significant amount of light from the sun.

Here are some of the eeriest videos of the orange skies that spread across the Bay Area:

VIDEO: Drone shows before and after transition to orange skies in SF

VIDEO: Hazy orange skies fill North Bay as wildfires continue to burn nearby

VIDEO: Hazy smoke fills South Bay skies as wildfires burn in California

VIDEO: San Francisco, Peninsula bathed in smoky, orange glow due to wildfires

VIDEO: Smoke blankets eerie, orange East Bay sky

DRONE VIDEO: Orange San Francisco sky looks even wilder in drone video

VIDEO: Dramatic photos capture orange, hazy skies seen all across San Francisco Bay Area

App users: For a better experience, click here to view the full map in a new window

RELATED STORIES & VIDEOS: