California is under a state of emergency and all cal fire resources are fully committed to battling these fires. 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.
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The california fire map. This is historic gov. The fire and smoke map displays information on ground level air quality monitors recording fine particulates pm 2 5 from smoke and other sources as well as information on fires smoke plume locations and special statements about smoke issued by various sources. In the days since over 1 2 million acres have burned.
News united states california wildfires fires. Fire perimeter and hot spot data. We will provide a daily wildfire report until the fire seige has been brought under control.
Fire perimeter data are generally collected by a combination of aerial sensors and on the ground information. Fire origins mark the fire fighter s best guess of where the fire started. The data is provided by calfire.
Latest updates on san francisco bay area fires and wildfires burning across northern california. A fire weather watch is in effect beginning saturday morning through a large portion of northern california for gusty winds and low humidity bringing critical fire weather conditions. This map contains four different types of data.
On august 15th lightning strikes started hundreds of fires across northern california. There are two major types of current fire information. Allow the user to browse current conditions.
This map is designed to. Interactive map showing acres burned and containment of fires including north complex fire in butte. This pattern will remain through monday effecting areas including but not limited to the east bay hills north bay sacramento valley and sierra foothills.
California has already set a record with nearly 3 1 million acres burned this year and the worst part of the wildfire season is just beginning. These data are used to make highly accurate perimeter maps for firefighters and other emergency personnel but are generally updated only once every 12 hours. The california governor s office of emergency services also has an interactive map of red flag warnings and new and active fires.
Gavin newsom said in a. Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface. The map below is one of the more detailed fire maps for california.