We already know it could be one of utah s costliest wildfire seasons but it could also be one of the nation s worst with fires visibly concentrated in the western states but also dotting eastern midwestern and southern states. The fire and smoke map shows fine particulate 2 5 micron pm 2 5 pollution data obtained from air quality monitors and sensors information is shown on both the epa s air quality index scale using the nowcast aqi algorithm and also as hourly pm 2 5 concentration values.
The wildfires on the u s.
Fire map west coast usa. See current wildfires and wildfire perimeters on the fire weather avalanche center wildfire map. Look when overlaid on your town. See how the size of the fires in the western u s.
Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface. Compare the size of the western wildfires to your city. Nearly 100 fires run rampant.
Nasa lance fire information for resource management system provides near real time active fire data from modis and viirs to meet the needs of firefighters scientists and users interested in monitoring fires. Us west coast wildfires. Geospatial technology and applications center 125 south state street suite 7105 salt lake city ut 84138 voice.
For low cost sensor data a correction equation is also applied to mitigate bias in the sensor data. It s the largest fire season on record in california and air quality all along the coast is dangerous. The bear fire has scorched more than 200 000 acres since it began in mid august.
An ominous map shows the entire west coast with the worst air quality on earth as historic wildfires spew smoke a 12 year old and his grandmother died trying to escape an oregon fire. Firefighters are maxed out across the west fighting fires in multiple states as illustrated by an interactive map from the associated press. West coast have been devastating and deadly this season.
Interactive real time wildfire map for the united states including california oregon washington idaho arizona and others.