AVA, Mo. According to the US Forest Service, they are conducting controlled burns in Pulaski and Barry County.
The one in Pulaski County is 1,600 acres several miles south of I-44. The controlled burn in Barry County is about 1,900 acres of undergrowth which is about 7 miles southeast of Cassville that has smoke drifting over Table Rock Lake.
The smoke from the fires should clear out in a few hours.