Smoke from wildfires in the Northwest spreads to the east

near surface smoke

Above: Near Surface Smoke that is remaining near the Earth’s surface, created by vegetation fires. Forecast for 9 p.m. MDT September 4, 2019. Red dots represent heat detected by a satellite.

These images represent the forecast for the distribution of smoke from vegetation fires at 9 p.m. MDT September 4, 2019.

The red dots represent heat detected by a satellite.

Vertically Integrated Smoke, at high altitudes, created by vegetation fires. Forecast for 9 p.m. MDT September 4, 2019. Red dots represent heat detected by a satellite. Click to enlarge.

 

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, he continues to learn, and strives to be a Student of Fire. Google+

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