This california wildfire map displays the best known locations and perimeters of fires in california. Interactive real time wildfire map for the united states including california oregon washington idaho arizona and others.
The omps ozone mapper and profiler suite on the suomi npp satellite provided this sept.
Today california fires map satellite. 7 2020 image of the aerosols released from the wildfires in california. 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. Explore recent images of storms wildfires property and more.
These 13 people defined the bay area in 2020. Previously known as flash earth. Zoom earth shows live weather satellite images updated in near real time and the best high resolution aerial views of the earth in a fast zoomable map.
Keep in mind that while elements in the map are updated daily it should not be treated as a live map and is not intended to display evacuation routes. There are two major types of current fire information. Incredible new satellite images show thick wildfire smoke moving across california and through the bay area over a two day period.
This false color map created using data from nasa s terra satellite shows the burn area of the river and carmel fires in monterey county california on aug. As the southwestern united states endures a record heat wave the. 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.
The aerosols have traveled east. Nasa satellite images have revealed more than 650 wildfires have broken out across california with he space agency describing the perfect storm of conditions which have allowed the blazes to spread. To the north a mid latitude cyclone spins over the gulf of alaska while hurricane genevieve continues its path toward baja california.
Fire data is available for download or can be viewed through a map interface. Fire perimeter data are generally collected by a combination of aerial sensors and on the ground information. 19 2020 noaa s goes west satellite captured the above geocolor image loop of massive wildfire smoke plumes billowing from california and areas of the rocky mountains.
See current wildfires and wildfire perimeters on the fire weather avalanche center wildfire map. Fire perimeter and hot spot data.